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snatch

Weightlifting a lift in which the weight is raised in one quick motion from the floor to an overhead position
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Meanwhile, CIA police busted an inter-provincial gang which was involved in snatching vehicles after intoxicating drivers.
Secretariat police have also registered a case against them for snatching cash and valuables from Nur Aftab.
Even though the quantum of sentence for snatching and wrongful restraint was increased from two to 10 and 14 years respectively in the state, the snatchers go about their business without any fear of the law.
The CID officers are now working round the clock to bust gangs involved in bag snatching.
A 1946 film of routine experimentation shows Jett snatching a 25,000-pound cargo glider.
To prove the crime of Robbery By Sudden Snatching, the State must prove the following four elements beyond a reasonable doubt:
Two women arrested in Texas for snatching a baby from his teenage mother's arms in Los Angeles on May 22 pleaded no contest Tuesday to child stealing.
He ran into Maes Y Cwm street and then into an alleyway after snatching the bag.
A COUPLE are at the centre of an international police hunt after snatching their baby daughter from social services care.
Snatching doesn't work: it creates more work for repairers and the high replacement cost of a harness is hard on your unit's bottom line.
A chinese anti-smoking activist has brought his unorthodox methods to Hong Kong, snatching cigarettes from unsuspecting locals in an office district, a newspaper reported yesterday.
Patrick is one of dozens of small-time thieves now making a living from the misery of others - by snatching mobile phones from innocent strangers.