'Morning Edition' Returns: Dumb Robbers

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In Comfort, W.Va., a man ordered a slice of pizza at a convenience store, then robbed the store and made his getaway. Too bad he left his wallet at the counter. And in Wilmington, Del., a robber forced his way into the home of 87-year-old Charles Dale. Dale told the robber he had to go to the bathroom, then climbed out the bathroom window and called police from a neighbor's house.



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