Super Sleuth Challenge Answer – Dialing Up Revenge

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There are just so many times criminals amaze me with their less than brilliant plans. This week’s villain is no exception.

Let’s review:

A Kentucky man was arrested for shoplifting alcohol from a local convenience store. A short time later, he and his friends were discovered drinking it in a public place.

Note: This was not the first time that he had stolen beer from the same convenience store that day.

Even though this individual’s own choice to rob the same store multiple times in one day led to his arrest, of course he blamed the law enforcement official who arrested him.  The criminal decided to get even with the arresting officer.

Which of the following did the criminal do?

A. Use his one phone call to order pizza under the arresting officer’s name to be delivered to the precinct.

B. Steal the officer’s car once he was out on parole.

C. Key the entire length of the arresting officer’s squad car.

D. Have his buddies torch the officer’s mailbox.

E. Smash in the officer’s car windows with a baseball bat.

It takes an awful lot of moxy to dial up revenge, but apparently this criminal cared more about getting even than he did his own freedom.

If you guessed the letter A, you’d be right. The criminal dialed Dominos Pizza to place an order in his arresting officer’s name.

To read more about the story of the pizza revenge click here.

Next week we will be announcing the Super Sleuth of the Month Award for July. Stayed tuned to see if you won. The sleuth with the most correct answers for the month is the winner. If there is a tie, then a drawing will decide the final result.

What is the craziest type of revenge you’ve seen, heard, or read about in fiction or in real life?

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About Michelle Lim

Author Michelle Lim is the Brainstorming/Huddle Coach with My Book Therapy Press and the Midwest Zone Director for American Christian Fiction Writers. Michelle’s romantic suspense is represented by Karen Solem of Spencillhill Associates and has gained contest recognition in the Frasier, the Genesis, and the Phoenix Rattler, winning the Genesis in 2015 for her genre. Michelle writes devotionals for The Christian Pulse Online Magazine and Putting On The New. Since her nonfiction book release, Idea Sparking: How To Brainstorm Conflict In Your Novel, through public speaking and online chats Michelle helps writers discover the revolutionary power of brainstorming to bring new life to their stories.

2 thoughts on “Super Sleuth Challenge Answer – Dialing Up Revenge

  1. I knew anyone dumb enough to steal beer from the same store more than once would do something dumb like ordering pizza in the cop’s name. lol

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