More often than never, when stories about some bank robber are told, they are expected expected to be genius. Bank robbers are seen as very intelligent people who in most cases get away with a lot of cash and valuables. This is after careful and smooth planning. Well, one man who has come to be known as one of the world’s dumbest criminals did the unthinkable.
The man is from Tehran in Iran and in 2016, he made his first attempt to rob a bank. He, however, used one of the most unique as well as dumb methods. This has been one of the funniest incidents that has had people talking for years after the incident. Claims are that he paid an unknown wizard $500 to make him invisible.
The bank robber was then given a set of spells and charms to put on his arms. Those were supposedly supposed to make him invisible. Things, however, did not go as planned as he was a fake sorcerer. He proceeded to the bank and randomly started taking money violently from customers and counters.
It did not take long for him to realize that he was not invisible as the people easily took him down and he was arrested. During his sentence, in his own words he said “I made a mistake. I understand now that a trick was played on me.” Many people, however felt and still feel like he was lying.
They felt like it was just a trick for the robber escape justice and getting a heavy sentence. The police and investigators tried to trace the fake sorcerer to no avail. He is one of the many bank robbers that used funny methods to achieve their purpose.