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Cross-dressing suspect arrested for robbery

July 27, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Police near Pittsburgh, Pa. nabbed a suspected robber who was cross-dressed in a blond wig and fake breasts.Police near Pittsburgh, Pa. nabbed a suspected robber, who they call a dumb criminal in drag.

Dennis Hawkins was caught on Kmart's surveillance video stealing an air gun.

At 6 foot 2 inches tall, he was sporting a dark goatee, a blond wig and fake breasts.

Officials said Hawkins then went to a nearby bank and made off with a bag of cash.

Afterwards, the 48-year-old allegedly stopped by a gas station and tried to car-jack several customers.

Police caught up with the cross dresser a short time later.

Hawkins is due to appear in court Wednesday.

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