Would-be burglars find empty cigarette cartons
Men flee empty-handed
MADISON, Wis. — Two men who tried to burglarize a tobacco store fled when they found only empty cartons, according to Madison police.
Officers said they were called to the Tobacco Outlet at 1113 N. Sherman Ave. at 10:47 p.m. Sunday.
They said the men could be seen on video loading cartons of cigarettes into a tote when they seem to realize the cartons are empty. The cartons were part of a store display.
The men fled empty-handed before police arrived.