Long Island, NY - The empire strikes back. -- in the empire state.
A man wearing a Darth Vader mask strolled into a Long Island bank on Thursday -- and walked out with a wad of cash, according to the New York Daily News. The suspect was not armed with a lightsaber, but police said he was carrying a pistol.
The man, who's around six feet tall, fled on foot. No one was injured.
Copyright 2010 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
David Williams of Bakersville, California said his dad called him around 5:30 Friday morning and told him his car had been swallowed by a sinkhole.