Cafe Katja Klepto Returns Stolen Table

Posted on: April 23rd, 2014 at 6:07 am by

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Cafe Katja is pissed, but passively so

That Cafe Katja klepto exposed at the end of March came clean, and returned the stolen table to the popular Austrian eatery. Guess the flyer campaign around Orchard Street – and its coverage in the press – was enough to shame the thief into doing the right thing.

A Boogie tipster tells us that the “young woman with long hair” came back right after the sign was posted to Cafe Katja’s window, and was reportedly extremely apologetic and embarrassed. She blamed the drink for her actions, so she returned it right away. Owner’s response was simply as stated in the flyer – that we all do stupid things, so just bring back the table so we can all move on.

This big stink was made over the table with good reason. The owner salvaged wood from a barn to construct the piece, but couldn’t obtain additional scraps from that structure. So an identical replacement was not in the cards.

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