Man Accuses Dancer Of Wallet Theft

July 21, 2018

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police are investigating an allegation that an exotic dancer stole a man’s wallet from a private dance area at Teasers Gentlemen’s Club. Officers were dispatched to the Mundy Street night spot around 1:20 a.m. last Sunday to a report the wallet containing $200 had been taken. The victim reported he had paid for a dance and then left the private dance area to buy a drink before realizing his wallet was missing, police said. When he returned to the dance area, the man was unable to find his wallet, according to police. An unidentified employee then reported having found the man’s wallet in the dance area, despite the victim and club manager having previously searched the area without finding it, police said. The returned wallet was missing $200, police said. The incident remains under investigation. — JAMES HALPIN

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