The would-be thief was apparently spooked by the fish singing “Take Me to the River.
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Talk about a fish story — and in this one, the fish is the hero.
An attempted burglary was reported about 6:45 a.m. Monday at Hooked on Fishing bait and tackle shop, 5510 U.S. 63 North.
According to the report, someone kicked in the door of the shop — and was greeted by Billy Bass, an animatronic fish made of latex rubber, which at first appears to be a mounted large-mouth bass. A motion sensor prompts the fish to move its head and tail — and sing.