Last month, a man with a predilection for looking like The Joker attempted to rob a dry-cleaners in
Gotham City Sugar Land, Texas.
But thanks to his allegiance to the crazy face paint–and the “Batman” franchise–26-year-old Christopher Fuentes was arrested on July 5.
After he threatened employees at the dry-cleaning store near 12500 Southwest Freeway on June 6, Fuentes was able to escape. But earlier this month, he wasn’t so lucky. Witnesses reported spotting a man wearing the distinctive white makeup, and cops were able to nail him.
Sugar Land police think Fuentes was involved in a robbery earlier on the day of his arrest. The bizarre nature of the incidents weren’t lost on these crime-fighters.
They, er, jokingly boasted of the arrest on their Facebook page: