3 Feb 90-
David Zaback decides to rob a gun shop near Seatlle. Walks AROUND a marked police car to enter shop. Fails to notice uniformed police officer having coffee with owner.
Announces robbery, fires 3 shots from a pistol. He is shot 4 times by the police officer and one of the clerks. Several armed customers present in the shop draw, but do not fire. Goblin was pronounced dead at the scene.
There have been no appeals.
Yes, he DID get a Darwin Award.