An 80-year-old ex-con recently pretended to hold up a bank teller with a toy pistol. He was grabbed by a security guard, then hauled off to court. At his sentencing, the parolee confessed he happily welcomed returning to jail.
Maybe it makes sense in these days when nursing homes charge $6,000 a month per resident. Prison residence will cost the old guy nothing, and he’ll get a nice comfy cell bunk and three meals a day. Best for him, his family won’t have to pay the enormous prices for elderly imprisonment in a nursing home. http://www.fox5ny.com/news/elderly-robbery-suspect-wanted-to-return-to-prison