Store Employee Foils Duct-Tape Robber

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A man who pleaded guilty to robbing a liquor store in Ashland, Ky., had covered his entire head — except for his mouth and eyes — with duct tape before walking into the store. He got a few dollars from the register. But before police could put out a description of the silvery man, a store employee tackled him in the parking lot.

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Even if this robber had made a getaway, he would've had a painful experience later. A man pleaded guilty to robbing a liquor store in Ashland, Kentucky. He walked in with a disguise. Except for his mouth and eyes, he'd covered his entire head with duct tape. Got a few dollars from the register, but before police could put out a description of a silvery man screaming as he pulled off his disguise, a store employee tackled the man in the parking lot.

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