Would-Be Robber Shouldn’t Have Yelled

A Columbus, OH robbery was thwarted last week when the would-be robber raised his voice a little too high, reports MSNBC.com. Keith Sturgill entered a Wendy’s restaurant with a gun and threatened employees and patrons while waiting for the contents of a safe.

When an employee’s phone rang, Sturgill shouted that he would fire his gun at anyone who answered. What he didn’t count on was that the employee’s headset was voice-activated, and was triggered by his aggressively loud voice. The caller overheard the commotion and called the police.

Sturgill surrendered shortly after police circled the restaurant. He was on parole for a rape and robbery in 1993, and is being held in jail.

4 Responses to Would-Be Robber Shouldn’t Have Yelled

  1. Mary says:

    I knew Keith he lived right above my girlfriend i heard her will be out of jail soon

  2. Katie says:

    Yea it will be a while Mary! its not a short time

  3. Mary says:

    Katie Im sorry all this happend your a smart beautiful women I hope things got better or get better soon good luck in life honey

  4. Katie says:

    Mary he got 25Years

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