A pair of would-be robbers in Shanghai have become internet stars after video of their failed break-in was shared online.
Video released by the Shanghai Public Security Bureau shows two men approach a business with bricks in their hands.
One of the suspects unsuccessfully throws a brick in an attempt to smash the store window.
Before the suspect is able to get out of the way, the second suspect throws a second brick, striking his accomplice in the head.
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The suspect is immediately knocked unconscious, as he is seen falling to the ground and lying motionless.
Police celebrated the thieves’ lack of co-ordination on social media.
“If all thieves operated on this level, the police wouldn’t have to work overtime,” the statement read.