Illinois Man Accused of Stealing 21 Tons of Wisconsin Muenster Cheese
Uh-oh, another incident of cheese crime! There are people who love cheese and there are people who love cheese. Is this cheese thief a man or muenster? We'll let you be the judge.
Veniamin Balika, 34, of Plainfield, Ill., was accused of stealing 42,000 pounds of Muenster cheese from a Wisconsin cheese company. He was arrested at a Bergen County rest area on the New Jersey Turnpike on Monday, the result of a joint investigation with the Saddle Brook New Jersey Police Department and the New Jersey State Police.