A guy in Kanyakumari's Colachel area went to rob a shop using a transparent polythene bag as a mask to cover his face.

Yes, you read that right!

Here's a screen grab of the CCTV footage:

The thief stole around Rs 1 lakh in cash but was caught soon after the shop owner checked the CCTV footage the next morning and notified the police.

Here's a video of the same:

Not so smooth criminal, this one.