The FBI arrested 28-year-old Brett Gillespie-Comstock, a resident of bend, the district’s administrative center Dashut in Oregon who robbed the local Bank Selco Community Credit Union to buy a Christmas tree and gifts for loved ones.
About this tragicomic incident wrote on Thursday, 24 December, the newspaper the Oregonian.
According to the publication, on 16 December, Gillespi-Comstock twice visited the Bank. The second time he approached an employee, told her that he wanted to open an account, and handed the note with the requirement to give him $ 5,000.
The employee acted in the scope of instructions she gave to the robber 1373 dollar in the envelope that he left the Bank and tried to escape, but was detained by the police forty minutes after these events. The offender was arrested while shopping.
He managed to buy a spray for automobile, medical marijuana, a hat, a jacket with a hood, medicines for dogs, as well as the food in the diner Jimmy John and the tree. He remained 700 dollars that police found in the boot of the robber. 475 dollars he hid for auto parts stores NAPA.
During interrogation Gillespi-Comstock said that he and his mother lost $ 400 and I needed the money required to pay for the apartment and eat and buy Christmas gifts.