On Saturday, August 22nd, at around 9:00 p.m., 42-year-old Mary Smith was arrested after breaking into a house in Kentucky to steal prescription drugs and cigarette filters. While looking for the items, she realized that the stove was on and it might catch on fire.
SheÂ decided to do a good deed while doing a bad one, and call police to report the fire in the home. The officer who arrived at the scene arrested her on charges of burglary. The police said that Smith lives on the same block as the house she burglarized, and she admitted to firefighters that she stole a red wagon.
Smith was booked into the Hopkins County Jail and her bail was set at $2,000.