A man walked into a Louisiana Circle's, put a bill on
the counter, and asked for change. When the clerk opened
the cash drawer, the man pulled a gun and asked for all
the cash in the register, which the clerk promptly
provided. The man took the cash from the clerk and fled,
leaving the bill on the counter. The total amount of
cash he got from the drawer... .
An American teenager was in the hospital recovering from
serious head wounds received from an oncoming train.
When asked how he received the injuries, the lad told
police that he was simply trying to see how close he could
get his head to a moving train before he was hit.
After stoppin for drinks at an illegal bar, a Zimbabwean
bus driver ound that the 20 mental patients he was
supposed to be transporting from Harare to Bulawayo had
escaped. Not wanting to admit his incompetence, the
driver went to a nearby bus stop and offered everyone
waiting there a free ride. He then delivered the
passengers to the mental hospital, telling the staff that
the patients were very excitable and prone to bizarre
fantasies. The deception wasn' t discovered for 3 days.
A man who shoveled snow for an hour to clear a space for
his car during a blizzard in Chicago returned with his
vehicle to find a woman had taken the space.
Understandably, he shot her.
The chef at a hotel in Switzerland lost a finger in a meat
cutting machine and after a little shopping around,
submitted a claim to his insurance company. The company
expecting negligence sent out one of its men to have a
look for himself. He tried the machine and he also lost a
finger. The chef' s claim was approved.
When his .33 caliber revolver failed to fire at his intended
victim during a holdout in Long Beach, California
would've robber James Elliot did something that can only
inspire wonder. He peered down the barrel and tried the
trigger again. This time it worked.