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Alleged thief nabbed after leaving behind birth certificate, note from mother

Police in Boston say an alleged thief was easily nabbed due to the fact he left his own birth certificate and a letter from his mother at the scene of the crime.

Boston.com reports a woman told authorities she had her wallet snatched by a thief who followed her into the school yard at a local middle school.

The thief allegedly dropped two bags in the process. Police say one contained the birth certificate of 26-year-old Zachary Tentoni and a note from Tentoni's mother. 

Police tracked Tentoni down and arrested him for the robbery, Boston.com reports. 

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