AURORA, Colo. — The attempted theft of a Colorado E-Cig store did not fairly go as planned for suspect, and the surveillance footage of his failure has gone viral, based on a KDVR report.
The owner of the enterprise informed KDVR the incident happened about 5:30 p.m. Sunday.
In the video, the suspect walks up to the counter and pulls out what the proprietor and worker later recognized as an Airsoft, or BB gun.
As the footage continues, the suspect fumbles the gun, tries to hop the counter, however the worker picks up the weapon, forcing the suspect to take off operating.
While the suspect was sporting gloves, the store’s owner hopes the evidence left behind will assist police.
“There have been no fingerprints within the store, however undoubtedly on the firearm itself, you already know the clip and every thing they obtained fingerprints off of that,” stated E-Cig of Denver owner Chris Burgess.