In today's edition of weird news ....
An American bloke has been charged with meatball theft after he was caught red handed with sauce smeared on his face and clothes.
Police have charged 48-year-old, Leahman Glenn Robert Potter, with burglary, criminal trespass and theft for allegedly stealing the meatballs and the pot it was made in from Pennsylvania man's garage.
The 'unfortunate' victim who was meatball-less, claimed to police he saw Potter out the front of his house with red sauce stained all over his face and clothes.
We can confirm the meatballs were delicious!