Would-be robber foiled by bat wielder
BAY MINETTE — Authorities in southern Alabama say a gas station employee used a cricket bat to chase away a would-be robber who brandished a toy gun.
Sheriff’s Cpl. Mike Gaull tells the Press-Register of Mobile that the employee noticed the gun had an orange tip on the barrel and grabbed the cricket bat. The suspect then ran out of the store without any money.
The 22-year-old suspect was arrested and charged with first-degree robbery.
Drive into canyon kills driver
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK — Authorities are investigating the death of a man who drove over the edge of the Grand Canyon.
The incident happened about 6 a.m. Monday near the El Tovar Hotel.
Worker killed in shredder
LOS ANGELES — A warehouse worker has died after getting entangled in a cardboard recycling shredder in Los Angeles.View Entire Story
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