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Deputies snap photos of alleged Florida burglar asleep next to stolen jewelry in victim's home

In this undated photo provided by the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office, an alleged Florida burglar who apparently fell asleep on the job is getting a lot of attention after deputies say they snapped a picture of him asleep in the victim's home next to a bag of jewelry. According to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Facebook page, a cleaning lady discovered 29-year-old Dion Davis inside the home of the alleged victim on Monday. The woman said Davis was sleeping on a bed next to a bag full of stolen jewelry. Deputies took several photographs of the sleeping Davis, but he didn't wake up. (AP Photo/Sarasota County Sheriff's Office)

In this undated photo provided by the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office, an alleged Florida burglar who apparently fell asleep on the job is getting a lot of attention after deputies say they snapped a picture of him asleep in the victim's home next to a bag of jewelry. According to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Facebook page, a cleaning lady discovered 29-year-old Dion Davis inside the home of the alleged victim on Monday. The woman said Davis was sleeping on a bed next to a bag full of stolen jewelry. Deputies took several photographs of the sleeping Davis, but he didn't wake up. (AP Photo/Sarasota County Sheriff's Office)  (The Associated Press)

Talk about a heavy sleeper.

Police say an accused burglar stayed snoozing next to a bag of jewelry he was swiping from a home despite deputies snapping pictures of him.

According to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Facebook page, a cleaning lady discovered 29-year-old Dion Davis on a bed inside the victim's home Monday.

Deputies say they took several photographs of the sleeping Davis, but he didn't wake up.

The Herald Tribune (http://tinyurl.com/ntgnb5v) reports Davis was charged with burglary and booked into jail on $10,000 bail.

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Information from: Sarasota (Fla.) Herald-Tribune, http://www.heraldtribune.com