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Business owner offers job to man who robbed his restaurant

A business owner Carl Wallace owner of Diablo’s Southwest Grill in Augusta, Georgia has offered a job to a robber who stole from his restaurant.

The robber broke into the restaurant during the Easter weekend when Carl was celebrating his 45th birthday.

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A CCTV footage shared on Facebook by Carl showed the hooded robber breaking the front door of the restaurant using a brick.

The man could then be seen taking the cash register but unfortunately found no cash in it and quickly took off.

Through the restaurants Facebook page, the business owner took the unusual approach and offered the suspect a job.

Carl said that it is irking seeing people engaging in robbery when there are other good things they could do. He dropped his number for him to call.

No police, no questions. Let’s sit down and talk about how we could help you and fix the road you’re on,” he wrote.

A lot social media users have praised Carl for his impressive method to handle the case.

Below are some of the comments.

Vicki James Stephenson: This will be my new go to fix Diablo’s for sure. What a noble thing to say and do. I’m severely Impressed.

Brittany Thomas: Sometimes people make poor decisions but, no one was physically hurt. Based on the way you publicly responded to this incident, I’ll be sure to visit Diablo’s more often

Aiesha Denise: I have always eaten at the Diablo’s in North Augusta (closest to me) but I will make it my business to eat at your location starting today for such a gracious, merciful and classy response! Continue letting God lead and guide you!!

Amanda: I already loved Diablo’s Southwest Grill, but the way you handled this situation is a testimony of how awesome you guys really are.

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Dwayne Boling: This guy might have caused damage and a loss of money. However he really created more customers and income for this business. Best marketing plan ever seen. Hope he comes back and apologize and gets a job.

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