What’s in a name? Robber tries to steal diamonds from BD headquarters

4:19 p.m. on June 15, 2009 (EDT)
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A robber looking for actual diamonds entered Black Diamond Equipment headquarters in Salt Lake City early on Saturday, June 13, threatened the shift manager with an ice pick, and demanded "the precious metals and the money." From the June 13, Salt Lake Tribune: Salt Lake County sheriff's deputies are looking for a man who robbed a climbing and skiing equipment manufacturing company early Saturda...

Full article at http://www.trailspace.com/blog/2009/06/15/robber-black-diamond.html

11:40 a.m. on June 16, 2009 (EDT)
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Burglars and robbers often are not the "sharpest tool on the rack", to alter the cliche slightly. Seems like at least once a week you read about the bank robber who tries to deposit his booty in the same bank, or the convenience store thief threatens the clerk with what is obviously a water pistol.

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