As our own Laura Onstot and the P-I's Casey McNerthney documented, 2008 was a good year for entertaining bank robberies. At less than two weeks old, 2009 has served notice that it intends to compete with its predecessor.
The above-pictured woman looks like she took a break from Social Studies class to deposit her babysitting paycheck, but she's actually a 20-year-old bank robber who "flashed a sweet smile" while collecting her cash.
After seeing her picture in the news, she turned herself in yesterday afternoon, cutting short her promising career in crime. Oh, well--it was fun while it lasted.