Photo: LATINO BLOTTER: Man Tries to Rob Gas Station With a Light Bulb
Armed with just a light bulb, police say a Latino man attempted to rob a San Diego gas station on Monday.
At around 11 p.m. Monday night the attendant at the Washington Street Shell Station was met by an unidentified man brandishing a compact fluorescent light bulb. The would-be robber then smashed the bulb on the counter and demanded money.
Though it is not certain what the clerk was thinking, he denied the bulb-wielding man any money, and frustrated, the criminal ran away.
The suspect has been described at a Latino male approximately 30 years old, standing about 5’10.
Well this suspect wasn’t exactly the brightest bulb, now was he?
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