No clean getaway
NORTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. (AP) - May 21, 2013 (WPVI) -- It's anything but a clean getaway.
Authorities in northern New Jersey report three would-be crooks tried stealing a washer and dryer from the basement of a vacant house.
North Plainfield police responded to reports of a suspicious van.
Officers say the driver took off, with the rear doors still open.
There was a dryer in the driveway and police say two suspects were carrying the washer up from the basement.
All three are now charged with burglary and attempted theft.
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