facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Alleged robber phones victim for date

March 4, 2012 at 5:09 PM   |   Comments

PITTSBURGH, March 4 (UPI) -- A Pennsylvania man allegedly robbed a woman of $60 after she got off a bus, then called her twice to ask for a date, authorities say.

Letting his heart get the best of him landed John Jardini, 26, of Carrick in the Allegheny County Jail on a robbery charge, KDKA-TV, Pittsburgh, reported Friday.

The woman contacted police and they were in the process of tracking Jardini down through his phone records when he allegedly assaulted the same woman and her mother outside a store. He was arrested at the scene, KDKA said.

"How could you be that damn stupid, that dumb?" one woman asked the TV station.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Celebrity Couples of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Celebrity Couples of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Albino crocodile named for Michael Jackson shot dead after eating fisherman
2
Watch as driver leaps from motorcycle mid-crash and lands safely on moving car
3
Atlantic City casino loses $21,000 cash left on roof of armored truck
4
Thai woman posts more than 12,000 selfies
5
Indian boy with hands larger than his head can't even tie shoes
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback