The first time Nigel Sykes tried to get money from the Seasons Pizza in Newport, he did it with a gun, forcing his way into the business through the back door.
This time, Sykes is trying to get money from the pizzeria by suing the employees who tackled him and wrestled his gun away during the robbery.
Sykes alleges assault in a federal civil complaint claiming the rough treatment was “unnecessary” and that as a result of the injuries he suffered during his attempted hold-up, he is due over $260,000.
He had a gun, right? Bet the pizza folks now wish they’d shot him through the skull.
Not that this case is going anywhere, but the store will still likely have to pay a lawyer to quash this ridiculous piece of junk legal crap.