Robber changes mind, flashes thumbs up when he recognizes clerk

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WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. — A robber who walked into a convenience store with plans to rob it Wednesday apparently changed his mind upon recognizing the clerk.

According to KDVR, the would-be robber walked into a Quick Save just before noon on Wednesday.

Surveillance video shows the man walk in, apparently recognize the clerk and give him a thumbs up before walking out.

“I was going to rob this place but I know you,” the suspect told the clerk, deputies said.


A short time later a 7-Eleven a mile away from the Quick Save was robbed by a man fitting the same description.

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