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August 28, 2013
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Fleeing robbery suspect trips on own saggy pants

His droopy blue jeans — so which left his boxer shorts exposed — kept slipping down as he ran

By Daniel Prendergast
The New York Post

BROOKLYN — A Brooklyn cellphone crook's poor wardrobe choices led to his arrest when his saggy jeans tripped him up during his getaway attempt and allowed cops to chase him down, police said.

Joel Donaldson, 21, allegedly punched his victim in the face before snatching her phone at around 2:30 p.m. at Court and Remsen streets, just steps from Borough Hall. He then tried to get away on foot, but didn't get far.

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