Disguise Surprise: Man Tries to Rob Bank With Shorts on His Head, Police Say

February 6, 2012 Updated Feb 6, 2012 at 12:16 PM EDT

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Disguise Surprise: Man Tries to Rob Bank With Shorts on His Head, Police Say

February 6, 2012 Updated Feb 6, 2012 at 12:16 PM EDT

When it comes to bank robbery, this won't go down in history as the best of disguises.

According to a news release issued by the Monroe (Fla.) County Sheriff's Office, a 43-year-old man was arrested on Friday for allegedly attempting to rob a bank in Stock Island, Fla. while wearing a pair of shorts on his head.

According to the news release, the man allegedly  handed one of the bank tellers a note which said “give me what are 20s and 50s" before leaving the bank empty-handed. The suspect was apprehended after fleeing from police on a bike, according to the news release..

Read the entire news release from the Monroe County Sheriff's Office HERE.