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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A man appeared in bond court Thursday on several charges, including grand theft and burglary.

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But when he faced the judge she realized he was a familiar face.

“Did you go to nautilus for middle school?” Judge Mindy Glazer asks the defendant.

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Arthur Booth immediately grabbed his head in disbelief, saying “oh my goodness” over and over. Booth then broke down in tears.

“I’m sorry to see you there. I always wondered what happened to you sir. This was the nicest kid in middle school,” said Glazer.

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While she wished him well, Booth was held on a $43,000 bond.