Deputies: Banana used as gun in holdu...

Deputies: Banana used as gun in holdup, then eaten

There are 5 comments on the WHDH story from May 16, 2009, titled Deputies: Banana used as gun in holdup, then eaten. In it, WHDH reports that:

Authorities in North Carolina say a store owner and a patron thwarted a teen accused of trying to carry out a robbery by concealing a banana beneath his shirt to resemble a gun.

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“The Mystery Shopper”

Since: Jan 09

Undisclosed Location

#1 May 17, 2009
He should have kept it in his pocket, now the lad has a criminal record...
Concerned American

Marietta, GA

#2 May 17, 2009
He should have ran, before they jumped him, then ate the banana while running, and thrown the banana peel just over his shoulder (you all know what would happen next). Then he would have gotten away!

He must have not watched cartoons when he was a kid.
Rhubarb

Erie, PA

#3 May 17, 2009
this story doesnt appeal to me.
new information

Tampa, FL

#4 May 17, 2009
Reports say this man always has a banana or a rolled up sock in a front pocket of his pants to lure hotties to his store.
Knowitall9

Fort Lauderdale, FL

#5 May 17, 2009
Sounds like a "split" personality -

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