An arrest warrant has been issued for an actual life “Grinch” who police stated directed his 5-year-old daughter to steal a package deal from somebody’s doorstep final month.
Gary Martin Smith, 46, of Maryland, was recognized by authorities as the person concerned within the Nov. 30 incident.
Smith instructed his younger daughter to steal a package deal at a house in Bel Air, in accordance with the Harford County Sheriff’s Workplace. The package deal turned out to be a pair of shoes.
The sheriff’s workplace posted a video of the alleged theft to their Fb web page earlier this month, by which the little woman is seen speaking to somebody off the property.
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An nameless tip, by which somebody recognized the woman, led regulation enforcement to Smith. It was unclear if he was in custody.
Smith has been charged with theft underneath $100, conspiracy to commit theft, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and fourth-degree housebreaking.