Alabama man allegedly robs Subway sandwich shops after failed ‘Jared diet’

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HUEYTOWN, Alabama (PIX11) -- A man who was upset about not losing weight by eating Subway sandwiches was arrested for allegedly robbing at least four locations at gunpoint.

Zachary Torrence, 18, told Birmingham detectives that he spent a lot of money on "Jared's diet" and got no results. Police say he felt like it was false advertising and wanted to get his money back.

Police believe the man robbed at least four Subway locations after a failed "Jared diet." (Hueytown PD)

Police believe the man robbed at least four Subway locations after a failed "Jared diet." (Hueytown PD)

Torrence was spotted walking around in orange shoes -- the same as in surveillance video that was broadcasted on TV.

The man is charged with first-degree robbery with bond set at $250,000, AL.com reported.