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Robber Apologizes for Crime

WILMINGTON -- A robber targeted a local shoe store Thursday night, but at least he apologized for his crime.

Officers say a man walked into the Payless Shoes on South College Road and asked for change. When the clerk opened the register, the robber jumped over the counter and took some money.

But officers say as he was taking the cash, he explained he has no where to live and he needs the money. Then he apologized.

The remorseful man made off with an unknown amount of cash.

Reported by Kelli O'Hara

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