evildoer (part of speech: noun)
crook, hooligan, hoodlum, monster, fiend, tough, devil, ogre, law breaker, snake, vampire, desperado, vulture, thug, bad guy, scoundrel, cutthroat, wrongdoer, terrorist, demon, criminal, brute, tyrant, vandal, ruffian, viper, evildoer, bully, gunman
thief (part of speech: noun)
hijacker, pirate, mugger, larcener, burglar, outlaw, lawbreaker, housebreaker, filcher, felon, stealer, prowler, pickpocket, villain, culprit, grafter, larcenist, highwayman, poacher, swindler, robber, delinquent, cat burglar, lifter
- Who are you, anyway, you thief? - "The Quality of Mercy", W. D. Howells.
- The guard had hold of him by the hair, and he said: " My lord, I would like you to pass judgment on this thief. - "The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc", Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba.
- And now that we have the thief and the money- Are you sure we've got the money, sir? - "The Auto Boys' Mystery", James A. Braden.