|David Golson stripped|
(Scroll down for video) A thief is suing 7-Eleven because he was humiliated during a robbery, according to a lawsuit filed in New York.
The man became a nationwide laughingstock when a video of his attempted robbery went viral.
The man who tried to steal a Snickers bar from a Brooklyn 7-Eleven, was stripped naked by a store employee
In documents filed in Bronx Supreme Court, David Golson, 30, said he suffered "emotional distress" as a result of the embarrassing incident.
Golson was charged with burglary and criminal mischief following the incident. It is unclear how the case was resolved.
After the video was made public, 7-Eleven fired one of the employees involved and sent two others for additional training.