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Man Robs Bank With Nintendo Zapper

A man who apparently played a lot of Duck Hunt as a kid managed to pull off a successful bank robbery with an old Nintendo Zapper gun.

Police in Hermosillo, Mexico say the man covered the Zapper with black tape to conceal the bright orange plastic and make it look more like a real weapon. Unfortunately, he couldn't fool the cops. They arrested him a short while later. Police say he may be tied to a dozen other robberies.

Nintendo made the original Zappers with dark gray plastic. They later changed them to orange to look less like a real gun.

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Did you have an Nintendo Zapper back in the day?  What was your favorite Zapper game?