ETX man botches robbery, claims 'just kidding'
POSTED: Thursday, August 29, 2013 - 10:54am
UPDATED: Thursday, August 29, 2013 - 5:24pm
Lufkin, Texas (KETK) — Lufkin Police are invesitgating a bizzare situation that happened at the Super 6 motel, late Wednesday night.
Employees reported an unidentified man slid a piece of paper through the night service window that stated, "This is a hold up give me the money."
The employees said the man did not display a weapon or threaten them.
After reading the note, an employee handed it back to the man. When the man got the note back, he said "just kidding," and walked away.
The employees described the man as a “real dirty”, heavy-set and white with a beard and dirty-blonde or reddish hair.
Responding officers did not locate the man.