Friday, May 18, 2007

yet another stupid

connecticut (alleged) criminal

Conn. Woman Tried To Rob Bank In Limo

The Associated Press PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Evonne D. Maurice apparently wanted to get away in style.The Connecticut woman pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to trying to rob a bank at a drive-up window while traveling in a hired limousine.The attempted robbery occurred Dec. 1, 2005, at a Citizens Bank branch in Cranston. Prosecutors said Maurice, 22, had a limousine take her to the bank, told the driver she needed to withdraw cash to pay for the ride, then walked up to the window and handed the teller an envelope with a note demanding money and saying there were two bombs in the bank.The teller triggered an alarm, and Maurice got back in the limo and was driven away. The driver was unaware of the robbery attempt, prosecutors said...................


Anonymous said...

O my God, people using rented Limousine even to rob a bank! It is really crazy and stupid!

a rose is a rose said...

yup both crazy AND stupid!