Bad Santa Caught on Video Robbing Post Office

| by Michael Allen

A man dressed as Santa Claus recently robbed a post office Melbourne, Australia.

Police released surveillance video (below) of the man robbing the post office on Saturday.

The bad Santa demanded the female workers give him money and sat on the counter to fill his bag with cash.

Instead of using a sleigh, Santa fled the scene in a cream-colored Jeep with fake license numbers, noted Sky News.

Victoria police detective Bryan Strangman told 9News that postal workers originally thought the Santa was "was going to give them some lollies," but were "quite shaken" up by the robbery (video below).

Sourcs: Sky News, 9News