Florida the rules are different here Chapter CXXIX
Little old lady bank robbers who ask exact amounts from the teller. Probably needs the money to pay for her grandchildren's birthday presents and to finance her mahjong habit. Don't you just love Florida?
Hat tip- Bob at The Daily Pulp
Linked to- Bullwinkle, Perri Nelson, Third World County, The World According to Carl,
An elderly woman claiming she had a weapon robbed a Lauderhill bank Sunday, police said.
Her target: a Commerce Bank branch in the 7200 block of West Oakland Park Boulevard.
According to police, the woman -- dressed in blue jeans, a jacket with green sleeves and a hat -- walked up to the counter about 11:30 a.m. and slipped the teller a note. In it, she demanded $4,000 in cash, police said.
The note also said the woman was armed. Witnesses, however, did not see a weapon.
The teller complied, handing over an undisclosed among of cash, and the robber quietly left the store. Police had not yet caught up with her.
The robber also had a bandage underneath her right eye.