Police in Kazakhstan said a man facing theft charges allegedly stole a case of beer from a store and later returned several unopened bottles.

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Investigators in the Aktobe region said the man allegedly stole a 14-pack of beer from a store Saturday and later returned to leave six unopened bottles he had decided not to drink, RIA Novosti reported Tuesday.

Police told CA-News officers arrested a 27-year-old man from an adjacent apartment building Monday in connection with the incident.

They said the man, whose name was not released, has a prior theft conviction.