Danbury Man Steals Sneakers at Gunpoint, Police Say
According to a press release from the Danbury Police Department, 18-year-old Jahki Scott robbed a 15-year-old victim of four pairs of sneakers Monday in the area near Eden Drive. Police say that the victim was there to meet Scott so that he could purchase the sneakers from him. Instead, Scott pulled a gun on him and took the sneakers.
Police tracked Scott down, arrested him, charged him with robbery, and is being held on $25,000 bond.
Listen, these kids today love their sneakers, but are they worth pulling a gun on someone? The sneaker game is out of control. You go to buy the new Jordan's the day they come out, and you are taking your life into your own hands. They are shoes after all. Let's all try and stay calm.