Dunkin' Donuts Worker Stops Robbery With Hot Coffee

Mar 4, 2013 Full story: NBC Philadelphia 18

When a man tried to rob a Connecticut Dunkin' Donuts on Saturday night, an employee acted quickly and stopped him with the closest weapon available -- hot coffee.

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SESCOMM

Catasauqua, PA

#1 Mar 4, 2013
Kudos to the DD worker for their fast thinking!

Level 8

Since: Jul 07

Vancouver, Canada

#2 Mar 4, 2013
Dunkin' Donuts coffee "can stop anything",hot or cold.

“Paper Or Plastic?”

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Since: Nov 11

Albakoikee

#3 Mar 4, 2013
If I'm gonna be subdued, I hope its with an iced mocha!
Parden pard

Bath, PA

#4 Mar 4, 2013
I always wanted a tied dyed shirt....(and face)

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Since: Apr 08

Location hidden

#5 Mar 4, 2013
Are the lawyers lining up to sue Dunkin' Donuts & the employee yet?
Donkey Estonkey

Hampton, VA

#6 Mar 4, 2013
Dangerous:
"Dude brought a cup of coffee to a gunfight!"

“More Brains Than .....”

Level 6

Since: Sep 11

..a Zombie Thanksgiving

#7 Mar 5, 2013
His eyes glazed over. His vision frittered. He had to cruller outta there.

“New & Improved..”

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Since: Oct 07

Formerly From Kenya

#8 Mar 5, 2013
Bama Yankee wrote:
Are the lawyers lining up to sue Dunkin' Donuts & the employee yet?
They won't stand a chance if they get Judge Reinhold...

just sayin'
Peter North

Medford, NY

#9 Mar 5, 2013
On a sidenote...... I can carry a dozen donuts without using my hands.

8-)

“New & Improved..”

Level 8

Since: Oct 07

Formerly From Kenya

#10 Mar 5, 2013
Peter North wrote:
On a sidenote...... I can carry a dozen donuts without using my hands.
8-)
Quit leaving that trail of sticky buns..!!!

just sayin''
:o
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Since: Apr 08

Location hidden

#11 Mar 5, 2013
kinda taking a chance , attempted robbery at a cops favorite hangout...

KUDOS!! to that girl!! Im sure her mamma is VERY proud of her.....good job!!

“Lets redistribute the wealth!”

Level 2

Since: Nov 08

Where's my check?

#12 Mar 5, 2013
The poor man was a recent of our "Asset redistribution" training program, and he was just trying to put those principals into action. And now he's got coffee stains on his clothes. That hardly seems fair.

“ROCK ON ROCKERS!!”

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Since: Mar 11

Rockin' USA ;)

#13 Mar 5, 2013
ONE WAY to Toss that coffee out, was there the other day..B-I-T-T-E-R...

Since: Feb 09

Location hidden

#14 Mar 5, 2013
hmmm free coffee.
that was nice of him.
lol
Donkey Estonkey

Hampton, VA

#15 Mar 5, 2013
Peter North wrote:
On a sidenote...... I can carry a dozen donuts without using my hands.
8-)
Yeah, but like the lady said: "The twelfth pigeon has to stand on one leg."

“look up and laugh”

Level 9

Since: Jun 08

guess, where

#16 Mar 6, 2013
They should make them a manager
Corporate CEO

Medford, NY

#17 Mar 6, 2013
I sure hope Dunkin Donuts docked his pay for the cost of the coffee he wasted.
jaja

Wilmington, OH

#18 Mar 7, 2013
The story sounds screwey, how could he run to his truck if it was right there at the drive through?

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