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Old 12-11-2013, 12:04 PM   #21
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If I found an abandoned bag in public, I would pick it up and take it to customer service/management. I think if you just announced "that's mine" he would concede.
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I find purses and bags in my restaurant almost weekly. Senior citizens are great at leaving things behind. Even canes. If you need a cane to walk how in the world did you leave it hanging on the back of your chair?

Before I pick up a purse or whatever I find, I always ask in a loud voice, does this belong to anyone? Then I very deliberately pick it up and let everyone see me carry it over to the front desk.

If someone quietly grabs a purse without saying anything to anybody, they are probably up to no good. But I will say this...I am not going to shoot someone over a $500 laptop. If someone stole my property I would say, "Hey, that is mine". If they ran with it, I would pay close attention to what they look like. I would give a good description to the police. I will feel bad enough if I ever have to shoot someone in a real life or death situation.

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