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Giving out bread

Free to a good home

Today’s oddball hero is David Bastar, who stole a bread truck and, like some sort of gluten-fueled Robin Hood, doled out the bread to random places.

Bastar, who police said is an unlicensed driver, allegedly jumped into the truck and drove off, continuing to make deliveries, although not to the bakery’s customers.

“He was delivering bread at random places,” said bakery owner Joe Grimaldi. “It was very bizarre. … They were finding bread in front of their doors.”

Bastar was only caught after tailgating a limo that had just deposited a morning show host at the airport.

When police ordered Bastar out of the truck, he wore nothing but a pair of briefs…

Much more at USA Today…