Following the diagnosis, Chris looked to put his plan into action, as he aimed to spread a little cheer in his community. However, few could’ve predicted his first move. Indeed, the Durham native sent an application to donut company Krispy Kreme, hoping to become one of their delivery drivers.
“I knew I wouldn’t get the job,” Chris told CBS News in January 2014. “But at least then I could say when they arrested me, ‘Hey, man, I applied.’ Then the next step is to try to steal a truck. And then just go around and give away the donuts.”