Here's a fun post from the Colorado Springs police blotter.I love trekkies. Even trekkie robbers. I especially love it that he got no money!!! Wha????
Incident Date February 4, 2009 Time 1:54:00 AM Division Gold Hill Shift
Title Robbery Location 145 N Spruce Street
Summary Officers responded to a robbery at a 7-11 at 145 N Spruce St.
The victim said a white male in a black jacket, blue jeans and wearing a
black mask entered the store with a sword. The suspect demanded money
from the victim. He left with an undisclosed amount of money. The
suspect then left southbound on foot. Officers searched the area,
however no contact was made with the suspect.
At approximately 0220 hours, at a 7-11 store at 2407 N Union Blvd a male
matching the previous description, entered the store with a sword. He
demanded money from the store clerk, however he did not obtain any money
at that location. He left the store on foot in an unknown direction.
There was no vehicle description in either robbery. There were no
injuries to either victim. The sword was described as a Star Trek
Klingon type sword, a "Batleth".
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
My friend Paul sent me this article from Colorado Springs, CO