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Thieves Mistake Human Ashes for Cocaine?

Did thieves steal what they believed to be cocaine, but instead turned out to be the cremated remains of the householder’s relative? We’ll call this a legend. There was an incident in 1993 where robbers left high-dollar items, but took a bag of grayish-white powder. Police at the time suspected the powder had been mistaken for cocaine, but there’s no evidence of that theory.


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