Spiderman unmasked in Merced after attempted robbery

FRESNO, Calif.

Officers brought /*Daniel Bradley*/ to the jail wearing a Spiderman costume. The 21 year old is accused of trying to steal a woman's purse over the weekend in Merced.

Investigators say Bradley was wearing a jacket over his costume during the attempted robbery, and the victim thought she saw a gun tucked in his sleeve.

Police say she ran away and screamed for help. They later caught Bradley, and found the jacket and a metal pipe in the bushes.

Investigators say Bradley told them the costume was part of his disguise.

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