Cooking-oil theft: Arlington police charge two with increasingly common crime

Read the full story in the Washington Post.

For months, used cooking oil has been disappearing from containers behind Washington area restaurants. Thieves have been siphoning tens of thousands of gallons a month and reselling it, authorities say.

Arlington County police last week arrested two men at Ballston Common Mall they say were trying just such a scheme.

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