‘Darth Vader’ Robber Jamie C. Hernandez Arrested

September 20th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by GD  

By Gina Gomez
vaderSep 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Darth Vader is a fictional character from “Star Wars” saga, who appeared as the chief antagonist in the original trilogy and was one of the main protagonists in the prequel film as well. The police was previously in search of a man who wore a plastic Darth Vader mask and pulled out a butcher’s knife to rob on of the reputed convenience store last Monday. However, he media reports that after three days of his run, the suspect, Jamie C. Hernandez was arrested by the police on Thursday.

The authorities of the shop said that the incident happened about 1:35 p.m. on Monday at the Get & Go store in the Detroit suburb north-northwest of Detroit. The man reportedly ran away after demanding and taking away all the cash from the register of the shop. However, Jamie C. Hernandez made a severe mistake as he was unaware of the surveillance camera of the shop. The security camera showed his face as he was in range of the camera before he wore the infamous Darth Vader mask. The police then reported that the suspect Jamie C. Hernandez was a white male with dark hair and a goatee. He was wearing a blue sweater with a gray T-shirt and dark pants at the time of the incident. Lt. William Wilson in one of his interviews to a reputed media source said that Jamie C. Hernandez used a “butcher” knife to threaten the clerk and then demanded the cash.

The police says that District Court Magistrate James Brennan has set Jamie C. Hernandez’s bond at $50,000. However, the media could not report if the suspect has hired any attorney yet. When asked Jamie C. Hernandez said that he got the Darth Vader mask from one of his children.

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