Telltale Salami

February 1, 2008 5:44:42 AM PST
Slobbering on the salami has landed a suspect in the slammer.

German police report busting a robbery suspect, who was ID'd thanks to DNA found a piece of bitten-off salami.

The telltale sausage was discovered at the scene of a break-in last April in the southern city of Darmstadt.

According to German authorities, the DNA link was made after the suspect had been taken into custody for other offenses.

German officials feel they have some meat in their salami case. The man is now charged in a total of 19 break-ins.