Unlucky robber’s casino heist flops

A hapless robber fled empty-handed from a casino in Vienna after finding the owner had just paid all the gamblers their winnings, leaving the till empty.Police in Vienna-Donaustadt said today (Weds) the unidentified man, who is being sought, was armed with a knife in the incident which occurred at a small local casino yesterday. They explained he ran away after being shown the empty till.The establishment’s owner told officers he paid out the players and stashed his earnings in the safe only a few minutes before the criminal entered.Officials in Klagenfurt, Carinthia, meanwhile announced that a 24-year-old man suspected of robbing a casino was found hanged in his custody cell on New Year’s Day.