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The real "Hamburglar"

7 years 9 months 2 weeks ago Tuesday, August 18 2015 Aug 18, 2015 August 18, 2015 8:12 PM August 18, 2015 in News
Source: Associated Press

CAPE CORAL, FLORIDA- A McDonald's employee recognized a man from surveillance video in a recent break-in and called police when he showed up in the drive-thru.

Police dubbed the robber as the "Hamburglar". The burglary happened ten-days ago and the building security system was damaged, but nothing appeared to have been taken. When 43-year-old John Gampa came to the drive-thru as a customer, the employee recognized him from the video and alerted officers. They went to Gampa's house and he tried to get away but was shot with a stun-gun and subdued.

He's held on a $35,000 bond and police say he was on probation for robbery. He's now charged with burglary and resisting arrest.

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