April 8, 2013 5:50 am
Updated: April 8, 2013 6:22 am

Thieves steal 5 tons of Nutella

Nutella Hazelnut spread products are seen in a Metro grocery store in Quebec city March 4, 2009.

Francis Vachon / The Canadian Press

BERLIN – These thieves might really have sticky fingers.

Police said Monday an unknown number of culprits made off with five tonnes of Nutella chocolate-hazelnut spread from a parked trailer in the central German town of Bad Hersfeld over the weekend.

The gooey loot is worth an estimated 16,000 euros ($21,000).

Germans news agency DPA reported that thieves have previously stolen a load of energy drinks from the same location.

© 2013 The Canadian Press

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