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Dad Uses His Tot As a Decoy While Shoplifting

It's bad to be a thief, but being a terrible father is unforgivable. Twenty-eight-year-old Justin Black is both. He used his 2-year-old as a decoy to steal goods from a Wal-Mart store with an accomplice. While Black was running to avoid security, he fell on his tot and then took off in a car without securing his child. All this for a couple of video games and about $200 worth of merchandise. He was later arrested at home and the toddler is safe with his mother. I hope the judge throws the book at this bad dad.

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a-nonny-mouse a-nonny-mouse 8 years
Tool.
a-nonny-mouse a-nonny-mouse 8 years
Tool.
HipMom HipMom 8 years
Unbelievable. What a low-life.
Matamoros Matamoros 8 years
Man, those two guys look really stupid. Just goes to show, looks do not always deceive. They look like cretins, and behave like cretins. Throw away the key. They will never come to any good.
UnDave35 UnDave35 8 years
I'm thinking I need to keep this in mind. Should I be taking notes? ;)
luv_bug1211 luv_bug1211 8 years
This guy needs to be sterilized
ayuninur ayuninur 8 years
what an ass!
ayuninur ayuninur 8 years
what an ass!
fancifulfabi fancifulfabi 8 years
This is sadly not that uncommon. I used to work at my dad's general store and we'd catch mother/daughter teams stealing where the kids were like 10 and the moms were literally instructing them how to steal merchandise.
elephantheart elephantheart 8 years
This is sad. I had a couple women come in to Old Navy when I worked there and stuff things into their strollers under the baby's blanket. So messed up.
silversnowflake silversnowflake 8 years
That is horrendous, he could have killed that child. I agree with everyone, he deserves whatever can possibly be thrown at him for doing such a stupid thing and putting his own offspring in harms way.
jessie jessie 8 years
dumbass!!!
jessie jessie 8 years
dumbass!!!
pinkprincess1101 pinkprincess1101 8 years
What a moron some people do not deserve to be parents, there are so many people that would love to have a child and would never put their child in harms way, this guy should be charged with not only reckless driving but also endangerment of a child, endangering the welfare of a child and anything else on behalf of this boy
LiLRuck44 LiLRuck44 8 years
Whoa that's just scary!
LiLRuck44 LiLRuck44 8 years
Whoa that's just scary!
MartiniLush MartiniLush 8 years
What an a$$!!! I hope they charge him with child endangerment as well as shoplifting!
harmonyfrance harmonyfrance 8 years
This guy deserves everything that's coming to him...and I hope what's coming to him is bad. Take that child away from him!
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