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Man Accused Of Burglary Forgets To Log Off Facebook

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Minneapolis,MN -  ne Minnesota man learned the hard way that forgetting to log off Facebook may not be the smartest thing to do.

Police say Nicholas Wig,26, decided to check his Facebook account after he allegedly burglarize a house in Minneapolis.

But get this, he forgot to log off.

"He pulled up his Facebook profile and left it up,” said homeowner James Wood. ""Shared his photo, and I said watch out for this guy he's a thief."

So when the homeowner, James Wood, returned to his home, he knew right away who the suspect was.

Wood eventually got in contact with Wig, and the two agreed to meet up. Wood told the suspect he left a few items behind at his house.

Little did the suspect know, police were waiting for him at the meeting point.

"If he wouldn't have done the Facebook thing we would have never caught him," said Wood.

If convicted, Wig could face up to 10 years in prison and $20,000 in fines.

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