Thieves going after Tide detergent

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Police across the country are looking for thieves who are trying to clean up -- by stealing detergent. And they want one brand only: Tide.

It's not because the crooks want clean clothes or like the orange containers. It's apparently also a hot commodity on the black market.

ABC7’s Kris Van Cleave has a full report on the detergent dilemma.