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Man tried to steal 6 pounds of cow tongue by stuffing it in his pants

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DELAND, Fla. — A Florida man is under arrest after police say he tried to steal more than 6 pounds of cow tongue by hiding it in his pants.

Jason Puckett, 44, was arrested over the weekend in Volusia County, Fla., according to

Puckett went into the cooler at the local Walmart, put the cow tongue down his pants and tried to walk out before a security guard stopped him.

Police said they found two beef tongues stuffed into Puckett’s pants.

He has been arrested and charged with theft.

The tongues were worth $35.35, police said.

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