PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - It wasn't your typical Cinderella story. But in the end the shoe fit and 29-year-old Tyrell Copper found himself in jail.
Police say Copper and another man went into a Palm Beach Gardens Home Depot store on Tuesday and tried to take two bags of weed killer without paying.
Someone attempted to stop the pair but Copper ran to a getaway car. The problem? He ran right out of his shoe, which was left behind in the store.
Police spotted the car and pulled it over outside a Lowe's store.
When police asked the occupants to get out, they noticed Copper was missing his right Nike shoe.
Police said the shoe left behind matched.
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