Feds Bust 2 NY Cops in $1 Million Perfume Heist

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By Allan Lengel

You’d think that New York cops would know how to be better crooks. But nooo.

The feds on Friday charged two New York cops with helping pull off a  $1 million perfume heist at a New Jersey warehouse last month, the Associated Press reported.

The wire service reported that the cops didn’t do much to throw investigators off.  They used their own IDs to rent trucks, which were later linked to the crime.

Officers Richard LeBlanca and Brian Checo were among five suspects in the case, AP reported.

“If these allegations are true, it would be a shame that New York’s finest would be involved in conduct like this,” Assistant U.S. Attorney Chris Gramiccioni said, according to AP.

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