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Confessions Of A Pickpocket | 101 Underground

'Bunty 420' reveals the secrets of the pickpocket's trade.

No one chooses the life of a pickpocket. If you're caught, you get beaten up, humiliated and fined or thrown in jail. But to get by and feed their families, many people turn to a life of crime. Bunty, also called Bunty 420 by his friends, has had to lead the life of a pickpocket. He's showing us the tricks of the trade, so you can safeguard yourself against them in future.

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