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Duke student tells of $5,000 cash theft

From Staff ReportsSeptember 6, 2006 

— A Duke student reported that she had 50 $100 bills stolen from an unsecured desk in her dorm room over the weekend.

The student said she last saw the wad of cash Friday, according to a police report.

She told campus police that at least two visitors had been in her room unattended over the weekend and that she had left the room unlocked at least on two occasions. She told police she noticed the $5,000 was missing Monday.

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