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Anyone with information about the would-be cat burglar is asked to contact the St. Francis Police Department at 414-481-2232.
In Alfred Hitchcock’s 1955 dazzler To Catch a Thief, Cary Grant and Grace Kelly swerve and glide through the French Riviera in search of a jewel-snatching cat burglar.
In To Catch a Thief, Cary Grant plays a reformed cat burglar whom the police suspect in an ongoing wave of jewel robberies on the Côte d’Azur.
Black Cat is an acrobatic cat burglar whose real name is Felicia Hardy.
But skillful research and due diligence are not qualities confined to historians (or cat burglars).
Heck, if building a catwalk is less expensive than housing a cat burglar the county jail should start hosting fashion shows right now.
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CAT BURGLAR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cat burglar for English Language Learners
: a thief who enters buildings by climbing up a wall and going in through a window without being seen
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