Gumby Turns Out To Be A Stand-Up Guy

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Recently a man who tried to rob a California 7-Eleven. He disguised himself as Gumby, but he was foiled when his bulky gloves kept him from reaching the gun he claimed to have in his pocket. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports police identified Gumby and gave him a call. He turned himself in, brought his accomplice and also surrendered the Gumby suit.

STEVE INSKEEP, host: Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.

Gumby turns out to be a standup guy. Days ago, we told you of a man who tried to rob a California 7-Eleven. He disguised himself as Gumby, the clamation character. But he was foiled when his bulky gloves kept him from reaching the gun he claimed to have in his pocket. The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that police identified Gumby and gave him a call. The man turned himself in, brought his accomplice and also surrendered his Gumby suit.

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