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British family robbed after thieves
pumped their camper van with fumes
from a car exhaust to knock them
out as they travelled through France

Daily Mail [UK], by Sara Malm

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Posted By:Ribicon, 8/8/2014 10:14:45 AM

A British family on holiday in France ‘could have died’ after thieves piped gas from a car exhaust into their camper van to knock them unconscious before robbing them. Linda Chadwick and five members of her family had stopped for the night near Bourges when robbers broke into the vehicle and stole a suitcase, mobile phones, jewellery and £1,900 in cash. (Snip) The couple said they felt ‘violated and shaken’ but made a full recovery. Local police suspect they were gassed after receiving reports of Eastern European gangs preying on holidaymakers in the same way. Linda said the police dealing

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European Union rules dictate free movement, so now France plays host to clever "Eastern European" (Gypsy?) gangs who gas people. A destroyed national culture and identity is but a small price to pay for Diversity, though.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 8/8/2014 10:52:48 AM     (No. 9957926)

Great solution: Don´t go to France!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Skeptical1, 8/8/2014 11:13:30 AM     (No. 9957972)

My camper van came equipped with a CO alarm. I´m surprised that the EU missed this opportunity for regulating something.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: droopydog, 8/8/2014 11:25:38 AM     (No. 9957989)

#2...CO alarms are culturally insensitive to gypsies.

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