Oldest trick in the book:

A prison inmate made a gun out of a bar of soap.

The man, who is currently in jail in Bedford, southeast England was planning to follow in the footsteps of ’30s US outlaw John Dillinger by breaking out of the prison armed only with the fake gun moulded out of a bar of soap.

However, the convict got cold feet and instead handed the bogus weapon to a prison guard and has since been put on report.

He even painted it black.

This is the second chance I’ve had to use a clip from Take the Money and Run: