After cleaning the ship, some members of the Sons of Liberty try stealing some of the tea. They tried hiding it in their pockets. Other members didn't like this. The main purpose of this operation was to destroy the tea and some members were going to keep it.
The captain of this operation tried to steal some. He filled his coat so much, that his coat ripped. On his way away from the boat, people saw that coat was ripped and saw the packets. They stripped him from his clothes and was given a coat of mud.
One final attempt was made. It was made by a tall, aged man. He had almost gotten away. But, He had gotten caught was kicked on his way through the crowd.