In many cases crime pays. It’s sad but true, millions of crimes are perpetrated every year and the criminal gets way scot-free.
That’s why we’re always happy to report stories where a criminal thinks their crime is going to go perfectly and it’s sadly interrupted by an armed victim.
But this next crime story is unlike most of the stories we share. That’s because in this notable story a stupid criminal doesn’t just decide to rob a normal person…he robbed a cop.
Knoxville News-Sentinel writes:
KNOXVILLE — A Knoxville man was arrested early Saturday for allegedly attempting to rob a Knoxville Police Department officer who was sitting in an unmarked police car.
Brandon A. Williams, 22, has been charged with attempted robbery, assault, evading arrest and resisting and possession of drug paraphernalia. He is being held on a $17,000 bond.
According to the arrest warrant, a KPD officer was…