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  1. Thief Arrested After Selfie | JHRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | 95.5 3WS

    ... stolen clothes in her hand when officers arrived at her home. A co-owner of the store in the small town of West Frankfort says he posted about the theft on Facebook and users who saw the posting quickly made the connection with Saxton's photo, the ...

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  2. Weeka s Chevrolet July 24thRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | 101.5 CIL-FM

    Join Leah from Lia and Jonny in the Morning at Week's Chevrolet in West Frankfort THIS THURSDAY, July 24th! Leah will be broadcasting live from 4p-6p at Week's in West Frankfort, where you can find yourself in a new car! It's the Week's Annual Tent Event, That's Week's Chevrolet in West Frankfort where they're right on the price, right off I-57 in ... (more)

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  3. West Frankfort Tax Preparer Charged With TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WSIL

    Teresa A. Joplin, 52, was arrested Tuesday on six counts of theft. Authorities say between Feb. 2012 and Feb. 2014 Joplin stole IRS refunds from three clients.

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  4. Woman in a stolen dress posts selfie on Facebook, arrested soon afterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Detailed by the owners of Mortie's Boutique in West Frankfort, Illinois,store security cameras captured a woman stealing a very distinct multi-colored, leopard print dress, along with .

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  5. West Frankfort to discuss updating mobile home ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | KFVS12

    The city of West Frankfort, Illinois is looking to update some outdated ordinances.

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  6. Big Bink's Dummy of the Day:Girl post pictures of stolen goods on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCKX-FM Columbus

    Police said 27-year-old Danielle Saxton, of West Frankfort, shoplifted from a downtown boutique last week.

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  7. Shoplifting selfie arrest: Woman posted photos in stolen dressRead the original story

    Yesterday | Christian Science Monitor

    ... herself wearing one of the stolen items. WSIL-TV reports that police arrested 27-year-old Danielle Saxton, of West Frankfort, earlier this month on misdemeanor retail theft charges. She's free on her own recognizance. Authorities say a distinctive ...

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  8. Man dies from injuries after West Frankfort house explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | KFVS12

    West Frankfort Police Chief Shawn Talluto tells the Southern Illinoisan in a Monday story that he was notified of 20-year-old Casey Hester's death Saturday evening.

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  9. Illinois woman steals ugly dress, posts selfie and gets arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Danielle Saxton, 27, was arrested after she posted a selfie of her allegedly wearing a dress she stole from a boutique in West Frankfort, Illinois.

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  10. Police: Woman Arrested After Showing Off Stolen Dress On FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... o it was. And by looking at the background of the photograph we were able to pinpoint where she was at," said West Frankfort Police Chief Shawn Talluto.

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  11. Woman arrested after posting selfie of shoplifted dressRead the original story

    Yesterday | Ars Technica

    ... a selfie to Facebook showing off a dress that she allegedly stole from a local boutique. Morties Boutique in West Frankfort took to Facebook to describe the hijacked goods. Somebody then sent the shop a link to a Facebook post in which a woman is ...

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  12. Woman Busted After Posting Selfie in Stolen DressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFI

    ... stolen clothes in her hand when officers arrived at her home. A co-owner of the store in the small town of West Frankfort says he posted about the theft on Facebook and users who saw the posting quickly made the connection with Saxton's photo, the ...

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  13. Southern Illinois man dies after house explosionRead the original story

    Yesterday | KWQC-TV Davenport

    West Frankfort Police Chief Shawn Talluto tells the Southern Illinoisan in a Monday story that he was notified of 20-year-old Casey Hester's death Saturday evening.

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  14. Shoplifting selfie arrest: Boutique owner spots stolen dress in online selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... stolen apparel from a small boutique in town. The Chicago Tribune reports on July 21 that a woman from West Frankfort, Ill had allegedly shoplifted a few items from the boutique, which included the dress she was sporting in that online selfie. The ...

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  15. Man Dies From Injuries Suffered In Home ExplosionRead the original story

    Yesterday | WJPF-AM Carterville

    20-year-old Casey Hester had been in a medically induced coma since the explosion July 6 in West Frankfort. Police say he died Saturday at a hospital in St. Louis. He suffered burns over 70-to-80 percent of his body in the explosion, but he was the ... 6 comments

  16. Woman Posts Selfie To Facebook Of Her Wearing Allegedly Stolen Dress, Gets ArrestedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Well, yep that's it! There is only one neon leopard print dress that we have," Williams said to KFVS in West Frankfort, IL. booked in the Franklin County Jail on charges of retail theft less than $300 and will remain on an outstanding warrant from a ...

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  17. Not the smartest idea by farRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    ... to post four selfies of herself in the aforementioned goods. When Kert Williams of Mortie's Boutique in West Frankfort, Illinois , realised the theft they decided to alert its followers on Facebook . When Saxton posted her selfies, people put two ...

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  18. New Darwin Award Winner: Hoist on Her Own PetardRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pacifica Riptide

    According to a story in the San Francisco Chronicle , Danielle Saxton, 27, stole clothing July 11 from Morrie's Boutique in West Frankfort, Illinois, then posted a selfie on Facebook in which she wore some of the loot, namely a leopard-print dress.

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  19. Social media selfie leads to womana s arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WALA

    ... stolen items. WSIL-TV ( HTTP://BIT.LY/1YLSEW6 ) reports that police arrested 27-year-old Danielle Saxton, of West Frankfort, earlier this month on misdemeanor retail theft charges. She's free on her own recognizance. Authorities say a distinctive ...

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  20. Police: Woman Posted Selfies in Stolen DressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRON 4

    ... herself wearing one of the stolen items. WSIL-TV reports that police arrested 27-year-old Danielle Saxton, of West Frankfort, earlier this month on misdemeanor retail theft charges. She's free on her own recognizance. Authorities say a distinctive ...

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