Thief Steals Christmas Gifts

Nearly $15,000 in presents for foster care kids were stolen from a warehouse.
1:46 | 12/08/11

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The grinch is a reality about 200 times over Foster children from all over -- county and beyond could wake up Christmas morning with no visit from Santa. Paula Hayes with the Gregg county child welfare board says at least one of the kids is wheelchair -- -- and Houston that he's one of our kids. And day to keep him in the wheelchair he kids sit up straight so they prop him in with pillows. And all he asked for perk for Christmas was pillow pets. To used to get proper step back and some CDs. His gifts were sitting just inside the storage unit and now -- -- gone and then another little localities behind. And he wanted a UT. Orange Texas blanket even though he couldn't see it getting -- to Christians CDs because that's his favorite music. And they took that. And that's only two of the kids. They also have electronics like X boxes playstations and games that were purchased before stores started running out. We know that the -- at least eight. They were about four laptops taken for some reason lip -- to aid in one part of me I'm sorry -- man. That they would sink this -- for money. When they probably -- use it for. Drugs. Are -- I feel like they need to be caught they need to go through the court system and they need to be punished. For what they -- Normally they have the gifts ready to go by next weekend so this year Christmas may be late if it comes at all for hundreds of needy children in Foster care. Just. Makes you want cry. Paula thinks the thieves left about 15% behind. Only because they couldn't -- all -- that -- boy and -- TV 7 NEWS.

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