Monday, July 28, 2008
THREE RIVERS, Mich. -- A local 'Joker' was arrested just after midnight on Sunday when police say he was trying to steal Batman memorabilia from a local theater.
The 'Joker' was identified as 20-year-old Spencer Taylor of Three Rivers. He came to the theater in full costume that resembled the 'Joker" character of Batman fame.
Employees of the Three Rivers Cinema 6 saw Taylor trying to steal memorabilia and posters for the movie "The Dark Knight," the latest installment in the Batman series.
They restrained him and called police.
Taylor was arrested and booked on felony larceny and malicious destruction of property charges.