MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man whose theft of a tourist’s bag was captured in a photograph the tourist was taking has been sentenced to five days in jail.
Fifty-nine-year-old Glenn R. Lambright was given credit for time already served. The Wisconsin State Journal reported Saturday he was also fined nearly $500.READ MORE: NYPD: Tourist From Ohio Wounded In Shooting Inside Manhattan 7-Eleven
John Myers’ family from Bloomfield, N.J., had stopped in Madison several months ago and posed for a picture in front of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Myers set the self-timer on his camera and hustled into the frame with his wife and two children. Behind them, someone grabbed their bag that held Myers’ wallet and credit cards.READ MORE: MTA Set To Resume 24/7 Subway Service Early Monday
After Myers discovered the bag missing, he checked his camera. The image showed Lambright taking their bag.
Lambright was sentenced this month.MORE NEWS: Confused About COVID-19 Mask Guidance? Here's The Current State Of Play In New York City
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