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Hope this wasn't you guys...
« on: May 14, 2012, 05:11:57 PM »
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Whoever stole some discarded equipment from outside a pathology lab may have gotten more than he or she bargained for.
Orlando police say the equipment, worth about $500,000, is contaminated with a substance that could eat away at human skin.
A pickup hauling a trailer pulled up to Florida Hospital Center for Diagnostic Pathology, 2855 N. Orange Ave., on May 3 and took the equipment from an enclosed area near a large garbage bin, police said. The theft was not reported until Friday, said St. Vince Ogburn, a police spokesman.

http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2012-05-11/news/os-orlando-stolen-lab-equipment-hazmat-20120511_1_equipment-hazardous-materials-orlando-police-department

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Re: Hope this wasn't you guys...
« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2012, 10:15:59 PM »
I bet they catch them red handed and unarmed :-D


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Re: Hope this wasn't you guys...
« Reply #2 on: May 14, 2012, 10:46:43 PM »
I bet they catch them red handed and unarmed :-D

You sir, are quite funny :)

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Re: Hope this wasn't you guys...
« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2012, 08:54:44 AM »
Stole.  "Discarded Equipment"...


That doesn't make sense to me.


If they discarded it, then it was trash.  If it's trash, isn't it pretty much free to anyone willing to rummage through it?

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Re: Hope this wasn't you guys...
« Reply #4 on: May 16, 2012, 05:33:38 PM »
Well. I'm glad to see that there are potentially other biohackers in the area. I hope that they dumpster dive with safety precautions, though.

If it was in an enclosed area (presumably secured with BIOHAZARD stickers all over it), how did they get in?

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Re: Hope this wasn't you guys...
« Reply #5 on: May 30, 2012, 05:28:45 PM »
Stole.  "Discarded Equipment"...


That doesn't make sense to me.


If they discarded it, then it was trash.  If it's trash, isn't it pretty much free to anyone willing to rummage through it?


i think the crime is in it being a bio hazard.