NIAGARA FALLS – A bandit dressed in a Ninja costume robbed a Packard Court man of $600 cash early Friday, Niagara Falls police said.

The victim was awakened in bed about 3:30 a.m. by a the bandit in a dark Ninja warrior outfit, who demanded the money. The victim was locked in a bathroom as the robber fled out a rear door, police said.

Police said the intruder cut a kitchen-window screen to enter the home.