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Three Teens Try to Rob Grandma with Toy Gun (Video)

Three teens allegedly tried to rob an elderly woman in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania on Tuesday.

“She said one of the three pointed a small, silver pistol at her chest while the other demanded she give up her money,” McKees Rocks Police Chief Robert Cifrulak told CBS Pittsburgh (video below).

“She explained she was a former educator and she just stared them down, sort of drew a line in the sand. And their response was to start laughing at her and walk away, which allowed her to finish her call to 9-1-1.”

Later, police arrested the three teen suspects a short distance away. During the arrest, police found that the gun was not real.

“It was a toy, but as you can see, it looks very realistic. It has the stamping of a real gun. It looks like the real deal, and it was interesting to note that it’s been modified, the barrel. All toys would have a full orange plug that even extends outward so it can be readily identified as a toy. This one was modified to hide that, conceal that and look more realistic," said Chief Cifrulak.

Source: CBS Pittsburgh


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