BOSTON (CBS) – Forget about the sharks, the gas prices, and Anthony Weiner. None of those plagues are the real threat to our well-being this summer.
Instead, that would be the rash of oyster heists down the Cape, a previously rare crime that is suddenly costing local oyster farmers a lot of clams.
Just last Monday, a town-run farm in Barnstable was looted of 3,000 oysters. A private farm in East Dennis has been hit for more than 40,000 oysters – over 3,300 dozen – and the containers they were being grown in.
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