MIDLAND - Things went from bad to worse for a Midland man experiencing money problems.
Police say Ryan Fennell tried to rob a victim with a stun gun at the Super 8 Motel on West Wall, Monday morning.
The victim was able to fight Fennell off before calling police.
Officers on the scene couldn't find the victim, but found Fennell at a Day's Inn down the road.
A stun gun was found in Fennell's room.
Officers say he claimed to have money problems as justification for the attempted robbery.