Robbery

IT’S HOSTED COMEDY SHOWS FOR YEARS, BUT IN THIS CASE THERE ARE NO JOKES.

IT’S JUST BEFORE MIDNIGHT ON AUGUST 16TH OF LAST YEAR. A MAN RIDES UP TO FIBBER MAGEE’S PUB ON THE 1800 BLOCK OF VICTORIA AVENUE. HE LEAVES THE WHEELS OUTSIDE, ENTERS THROUGH THE FRONT DOORS AND APPROACHES AN EMPLOYEE AT THE BACK COUNTER.

HE GIVES HER A NOTE DEMANDING THE VLT MONEY AND THE LOCKBOX ADDING HE HAS A GUN, BEAR SPRAY, AND A KNIFE. THE EMPLOYEE RECOGNIZES THE CULPRIT AS A REGULAR AND THINKS HE’S JOKING. WHEN HE STARTS FUMBLING THROUGH A DUFFEL BAG SHE OPTS FOR THE SAFE PLAY AND HANDS OVER A SUBSTANTIAL AMOUNT OF CASH. THE PUNCH LINE – THE MAN GETS AWAY WITH THE LOOT.

THE SUSPECT IS A MAN IN HIS 30’S OR 40’S WITH A MUSCULAR BUILD. HE HAD MEDIUM LENGTH DIRTY BLOND HAIR AND WAS WEARING A BLACK BALL CAP WITH WHITE WRITING, A GREY HOODIE, BLACK SWEATPANTS, WHITE SOCKS, BLACK RUNNERS AND WAS CARRYING A LARGE DARK DUFFLE BAG. HE HAS A PALE WHITE BABY FACE AND A DEEP RASPY VOICE

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