KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Sometimes you just need a drink.
KCPD officers said a man used a brick Thursday evening to shatter the window of a costume shop at 20th and Grand in the Crossroads District, then went to a nearby bar for a drink while wearing the costume.
A brief chase ensued between the costume shop and the bar, according to local journalist Autumn MorningSky, who was at The Cashew bar nearby. She tweeted the events as they unfolded.
@kcpolice Just witnessed burglary at 20th & Grand costume shop from The Cashew. Guy busted in, got dressed up and ran. Glad you're here now.— Autumn MorningSky (@amorningsky) June 27, 2014
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