'Cake thief' arrested after burglary in Station Road, Chingford

A MAN has been arrested for allegedly breaking into a shop to steal a cake.

Police were called to Station Road, Chingford, at 1.30am this morning to reports that someone had smashed the window of the London Cake Company.

A witness said they saw a man take a cake from the store.

Officers found a 38-year-old nearby and arrested him on suspicion of burglary.

He remains in police custody and enquiries continue.

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1:15pm Mon 31 Dec 12

TTMAN says...

Maybe it was his birthday and he has no mates.
Maybe it was his birthday and he has no mates. TTMAN
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1:27pm Mon 31 Dec 12

cynicalsue says...

A lesson to learn: 'You can't have your cake and eat it'
A lesson to learn: 'You can't have your cake and eat it' cynicalsue
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2:54pm Mon 31 Dec 12

badal says...

ALL CAKES IN WINDOW ARE DUMMIE ONES I THOUGHT.
ALL CAKES IN WINDOW ARE DUMMIE ONES I THOUGHT. badal
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3:05pm Mon 31 Dec 12

Sam Hain says...

Marie Antoinette thou shouldst be living at this hour!
Marie Antoinette thou shouldst be living at this hour! Sam Hain
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3:24pm Mon 31 Dec 12

NDevoto says...

Will he be remanded in custardy?

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Will he be remanded in custardy? = NDevoto
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4:44pm Mon 31 Dec 12

hot dog says...

Lets hope when or if this case goes to court the guardian name and shame this person.How would he like someone breaking into his house during the night and stealing!
Lets hope when or if this case goes to court the guardian name and shame this person.How would he like someone breaking into his house during the night and stealing! hot dog
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7:02pm Mon 31 Dec 12

Trevor 2 says...

He's probably as nutty as a fruit cake!
He's probably as nutty as a fruit cake! Trevor 2
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7:42pm Mon 31 Dec 12

Cornbeefur says...

There really should be a two tier punishment system for these types of crimes.
There really should be a two tier punishment system for these types of crimes. Cornbeefur
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1:00am Wed 2 Jan 13

Thunderbird4 says...

It would have been the cherry on the cake if the police had got a photo of him eating it.
It would have been the cherry on the cake if the police had got a photo of him eating it. Thunderbird4
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7:49am Wed 2 Jan 13

stickmanny says...

I know the guy who's been arrested and I can tell you he had muffin to do with it
I know the guy who's been arrested and I can tell you he had muffin to do with it stickmanny
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8:13am Sun 6 Jan 13

Isaythat says...

The police must have seived through the evidence to find him.

Happy New Year to you all.
The police must have seived through the evidence to find him. Happy New Year to you all. Isaythat
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