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Salvation Army Bell-Ringer Breaks World Record But Has Laptop Stolen

A Salvation Army holiday bell-ringer broke the world record for ringing more than 80 hours straight on Friday in Colton, but his laptop was stolen during the quest.

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Major Butch Soriano has been ringing a bell outside a Wal-Mart in Colton, Dec. 6, 2013. (KTLA)

Major Butch Soriano has been stationed outside a Wal-Mart store in Colton since Tuesday, where he’s been ringing his bell as part of a special contest.

The theft happened when he stepped inside the store to take a quick break from the cold.

Soriano is hoping to make a personal goal of 100 hours. Kacey Montoya reports from Colton for the KTLA 5 News at 10 on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.

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