Thief stabs himself

A thief stabbed himself with a knife as he tried to use the blade to steal a smartphone from a store.

Thief stabs himself

A man stabbed himself whilst trying to steal a phone.

David Lee tried to nick the smartphone from a branch of Walmart in South Union Township, Pennsylvania, United States but was left with blood on his hands when he cut himself with the knife he was using to try and open the packaging, the Daily Star newspaper reports.

Cops said he was "bleeding excessively from the wound" and left a "trail of blood" through the store as he tried to run away.

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