Doughnut Robbery Stopped With Coffee

    NEW YORK, NY - JULY 11:  A customer enters a Dunkin' Donuts store in midtown Manhattan on July 11, 2011 in the New York City. Dunkin' Brands Group Inc., the parent of Dunkin' Donuts, plans to raise as much as $401 million by selling its initial public offering of 22.3 million shares, which are expected to fetch between $16 and $18. (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

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    Who needs a gun when you’re armed with a piping-hot cup of joe? That’s the only thing a Dunkin’ Donuts employee, identified as Angelica, in West Haven, Connecticut, needed to prevent a robbery while manning the drive-through window late Saturday night. According to reports, a man tried to climb through the window and rob the Dunkin’ Donuts, prompting Angelica to throw a steaming cup of hot coffee in his face. The robber jumped back into his Ford Explorer and sped off as our hero further proved her dedication to her employer, yelling, “Go run on Dunkin’.”

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