Police: Target skateboard bandit arrested

CLEARWATER, Fla. - A man who used a skateboard as his getaway vehicle after stealing a flat screen TV has been caught, according to Clearwater police.

David Ahmaal Aziz Kennedy, 30, is accused in the January 15 robbery of the Super Target at Clearwater Mall.  Surveillance video showed him skateboarding through the store with the TV and then fleeing, police said.

Kennedy has been arrested more than a dozen times over the past few years.

His most recent arrest was on January 9 on a theft charge.  He was released on January 14, the day before the Target robbery.

He is now charged with one count of armed robbery.

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