Annals of Crime #51


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Santa Claus Arrested in Akron

Akron -- A Sheriff's deputy frisks Santa Claus, John Kaufman, 30, after he was arrested Tuesday for allededly assaulting a jeweler who objected to his method of soliciting contributions. Kaufman, who was booked on assault charges, was in charge of a group of three Santas from the Cleveland Temple of Hare Krishna who were soliciting contributions in an aggressive manner, according to police reports. (1978)

3 comments:

swac said...

Akron Five-Ho?

Hobson said...

lol great picture

tristan said...

wonderful ... i was nearly tempted to adapt it for this year's christmas card ...