Suspect in botched robbery wore 'Scream' mask

March 17, 2009 2:37:52 AM PDT
A wannabe robber is on the run and his get-up for his crime was something that's been seen in the movies. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

He was wearing a mask made popular in the movie 'Scream.' Police say the man was armed with an Uzi-style gun and tried to rob a Texaco on Navigation and Lockwood earlier this month. He wasn't able to get to the money.

Investigators say a white pickup was seen speeding away from the station moments after the robbery.

If you know anything about the case, call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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