Justice Breyer robbed by machete-wielding intruder at West Indies vacation home

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Posted: Feb 14, 2012 11:49 AM
Justice Breyer robbed by machete-wielding intruder at West Indies vacation home

WASHINGTON – Justice Stephen Breyer was robbed last week by a machete-wielding intruder at his vacation home in the West Indies, a Supreme Court spokeswoman said Monday.

The 73-year-old Breyer, wife Joanna and guests were confronted by the robber around 9 p.m. EST Thursday in the home Breyer owns on the Caribbean island of Nevis, spokeswoman Kathy Arberg said. The intruder took about $1,000 in cash and no one was hurt, Arberg said.