As Maxwell Smart used to say to Agent 99: “Ah yes, the old banana gun trick!”
It’s a jungle out there – would-be robber slips up
Two subdue him, but he disposes of evidence
By Dan Galindo | Journal Reporter
Published: May 16, 2009
If he had thought about it, Bobby Ray Mabe probably wouldn’t have attacked the man trying to rob his store early Thursday.
But when a man holding something under his shirt asked for a Mountain Dew, then demanded money, Mabe and a patron grabbed the man.
“If he had had a gun he would’ve shot me,” Mabe said yesterday. “But he had a banana.”
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