Thrikkaripur: In an unusual incident, a thief who entered a toddy shop at Nadakkavu here, left the shop after having food and drinking toddy.
The incident happened on Friday night when the thief who entered the wayside toddy shop relished the leftover curry that was stored in the kitchen of the shop. Besides eating the curry, the thief also gulped down 4 bottles of toddy kept in the shop.
The theft was noticed on Saturday morning when the shop owner came to the shop and noticed the damaged lock. Rs 5000 kept in the shop was also stolen. The thief did not forget to pay for the curry he had savoured from the shop and kept Rs 100 on top of a vessel. He had kept a newspaper as paper weight on top of the Rs 100 note.