A group of Florida men have just been arrested. The crime? Stealing $9 million worth of meat.
The four men, who are all from the Miami area, were arrested on October 20. Federal investigators allege that over the course of a year-and-a-half, the individuals completed 45 thefts that add up to $9 million in stolen meat and equipment from beef and pork packaging plants in the Midwest, according to a press release from Homeland Security.
As for what happened to the meat? There was no mention of whether it was resold or used.