Contact Us

Girl Scouts Chase Down Robber Who Stole Their Cookie Money

Girl Scouts

Is there anything lower than stealing money from Girl Scouts selling cookies? A shameless Houston, TX area thief did just that, snatching $200 from the scouts of Troop #29152, who were hawking their thin mints in front of  a local Wal-Mart.

The cowardly criminal pretended he was interested in buying the cookies, before snatching the girl’s cash box. But the crook didn’t make a clean getaway, as Scouts Iravia Cotton and Rachel Johnson chased him back to his car.

Iravia was able to get the passenger door open, and started punching the thief’s accomplice in the face. Rachel held on to the bumper of the car and suffered minor scratches and bruises after they finally shook her by speeding away.

Who steals from a Girl Scout? I mean, seriously, it’s like the worst thing ever,” Rachel said. “I hope your face hurts from when Iravia punched you — jerks!”

The robbers have yet to be caught and unfortunately Girl Scout rules dictate that the scouts are still responsible for the stolen money. But because this story has received so much attention, there is no shortage of folks willing to either reimburse the girls or buy a lot more of their cookies. Read on for a report on the robbery, and Iravia and Rachel’s brave reactions.

Best of KSEN AM

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KSEN AM 1150 quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Never Miss the Latest News from KSEN AM 1150.