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Pet sitter's friend steals $18K from home

Jakob Messer (Source: Memphis Police Department) Jakob Messer (Source: Memphis Police Department)
CORDOVA, TN (WMC) -

Officers arrested a man suspected of stealing $18,000 worth of jewelry and valuables from a Cordova home. 

The incident happened while the homeowners were out of town for the holidays. 

A pet sitter was watching the home and allowed her friends to stay with her while she was there. 

When the homeowners returned, they noticed a safe missing, along with pieces of jewelry. 

Jakob Messer, 20, was arrested and charged with theft of property. 

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