Thief Attempts to Take Cash Register Still Plugged to Wall

A bumbling thief struggled to remove a cash register still plugged into the wall during a robbery at an Auckland takeaway restaurant on Saturday, July 15.

According to a police statement, two men armed with scissors and a knife robbed the store at about 8pm.

Police hope to identify the suspects by releasing this CCTV footage. Credit: Waitemata Police via Storyful