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Three crooks distract shoppers and steal purses!

It's only the first full day of summer but it's a scorcher out there.  Maureen O'Boyle here in pleasantly air conditioned newsroom with some of what we're working on for your news tonight at 5:00.

Hold onto your purses ladies, crooks are putting a new twist on purse-snatching at big box stores.  Paul Cameron will tell us how to spot the bad guys in his Crimestoppers report.

Summer jobs for teens just aren't what they used to be.  If your kid is having a hard time finding work, they're not alone.  We'll tell you why it's slim pickins and how to prepare your kid so they can land the job!

The jury is deliberating in the Jerry Sandusky trial.  The former Penn State assistant coach faces life behind bars if he's convicted on 48 counts of child rape.  We've got a reporter at the courthouse and will have the latest at 5:00.

Hope you'll join Paul, Eric and me at five for those stories and what your weekend First Alert Forecast looks like!

 

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