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H.K. shoplifter snaps up $130,000 alligator coat from Burberry

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A brazen shoplifter has helped himself to an alligator-leather coat worth nearly HK$1 million (US$130,000) from a flagship Burberry store in one of Hong Kong's busiest shopping districts, police said Friday. 

A man walks past a Burberry store in Hong Kong on February 21, 2014

The pricy trench coat was displayed on a mannequin, and staff at the British brand's shop in Tsim Sha Tsui discovered it was missing after they closed for business on Wednesday.

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