February 05, 2009

And now . . . this - Feb. 5/09

Robbing in a mask has no honour!

A surveillance picture released by police Wednesday afternoon shows a man armed with what appears to be a small Klingon sword, holding up a 7-Eleven convenience store.

That same man robbed another 7-Eleven store store a half-hour later, and remains at large, Colorado Springs police Lt. David Whitlock said. . . .

Both clerks described the weapon as a Star Trek Klingon-type sword, called a "bat'leth."

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Look out for a rash of phaser-related injuries in the future, after all the 7-11 clerks in Colorado Springs start packing.