1. "Aussie bandits make getaway from gas station robbery with bags of garbage" <http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/WeirdNews/2003/07/17/138953-ap.html> "Police said they have no idea why the men grabbed the trash but assumed they thought the bags contained money" 2. "Robbers end up with potato salad instead of cash" <http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_884142.html> "But instead of the one stuffed with money, they took another one in which one of the post workers had brought his lunch - two helpings of potato salad" 3. "Stickup men make off with lunch, not loot" [expired link] <http://www.azcentral.com/offbeat/articles/0728robbers-wrongbag28-ON.html> "[T]he pair demanded the night bank deposit bag, grabbed a blue bag from one employee and got away. Turns out the bag was the employee's lunch bag, not the deposit bag" 4. "Would-be purse stealer grabs Bible, police say" [expired link] <http://www.indystar.com/articles/7/123327-1037-103.html> "[A] would-be purse-snatcher who tried to strike in an Eastside church parking lot Sunday ended up with a Bible instead - and a group from the congregation in hot pursuit" 5. "Bag snatcher grabs slippery surprise" <http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/200301/s757754.htm> "'The bag has been described as being made of heavy duty canvas and greyish blue in colour and contains a 1.2 metre red bellied black snake which is possibly quite cranky by now'" 6. "Security safe stolen from area business" <http://www.austindailyherald.com/articles/2004/02/24/news/news9.txt> "When thieves open the safe they stole from the Chief Taopi Bar Friday night, they're going to be mad. There's nothing in the safe but denture adhesive" 7. "Cable snaps; Stolen ATM left behind" <http://www.ksat.com/news/3720792/detail.html> "Police said a cable used by thieves to drag the money machine from a San Antonio City Employees Federal Credit Union off Northwest Loop 410 snapped in the middle of the street near the financial institution"
Thursday, October 28, 2004
Posted by Bruno at 3:58pm