- Associated Press - Wednesday, July 8, 2015

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say they are searching for a man who police say walked into an Albuquerque convenience store, grabbed a handful of gummy bears, and then nearly ran over a clerk.

KRQE-TV reports (https://goo.gl/rkpTNJ) that the man casually strolled into the store, yanked the gummy bears then tossed some of the candy at the entrance.

A video posted by Albuquerque police captured the man stealing the candy before trying to run over a chasing clerk with his car.

Investigators say no one was injured during the bizarre heist.

Albuquerque police identified the man as Greg Romero and say he is facing a number of charges, including two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.


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