Teen Tries to Steal Soda, Gets Stuck in Vending Machine | NBC San Diego
A 17-year-old boy got in way over his head when he tried to steal a soda from a vending machine and became stuck in the machine’s receiving slot.
Police said the incident happened around 5 a.m. Saturday morning at the trolley station on the west end of 22nd Street in National City.
The teen – who police said is a student at Sweetwater High School — stuck his arm into the receiving slot of a vending machine in an attempt to steal a soda and got wedged inside the slot, according to authorities.
A trolley rider spotted the trapped teen and called police.