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Wanted man posts own mugshot to Facebook, gets caught

Wanted man posts own mugshot to Facebook, gets caught

(NEWSER– Note to those wanted by police: if your goal is not to get caught, it's probably not a good idea to "share" your mugshot on Facebook after the police department posts it.

That's what Anthony James Lescowitch did Monday, police say. Not surprisingly, the move led to the Pennsylvania man's arrest.

The Freeland Police Department initially posted Lescowitch's mugshot asking anyone with knowledge of his whereabouts to alert authorities. Lescowitch then shared the mugshot and mocked police on his Facebook page.

He was arrested 45 minutes later.

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