“We said we would be coming for you, and we are,” said Greater Manchester Police’s Assistant Chief Constable Garry Shewan. Shewan’s team claimed one of the first scalps of the “Shop a Looter” campaign, in which pictures of hundreds of looters were displayed on huge advertising vans in England.  A 17-year-old was arrested after boasting on Facebook that he would not be caught.

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