facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Bearded man fails robbing bank while disguised as a woman

The suspect reportedly wore a wig, dress and bright red shoes during the heist.
By Evan Bleier   |   July 17, 2014 at 1:26 PM   |   Comments

MALDEN, Mass., July 17 (UPI) -- A bearded bank robbery suspect was nabbed in Massachusetts after he allegedly attempted to pull off a heist Thursday while dressed as a woman.

According to reports, the suspect attempted to rob the USAlliance Federal Credit Union in Malden while wearing a wig, dress and bright red shoes.


It's not clear if the suspect was able to get away with any cash, but a K-9 unit was quickly called to the area and local police began a manhunt.


The Massachusetts State Police were also called in.


The suspect was tracked down at a nearby home and arrested.



Follow @itishowitis and @UPI on Twitter.
Contact the Author
© 2014 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.
Featured UPI Collection
trending
2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Homeless man gets women to take him home Homeless man gets women to take him home
2
Teen admits rubbing scrotum on customer's pizza Teen admits rubbing scrotum on customer's pizza
3
Welsh mom complains of swearing Barbie doll Welsh mom complains of swearing Barbie doll
4
Brain tumor removed from Australian goldfish Brain tumor removed from Australian goldfish
5
Panty-pilfering pooch gets thong removed from stomach Panty-pilfering pooch gets thong removed from stomach
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback