Orin J. Ruffy is a tall light orange fish with a dark red-orange dorsal fin. He wears a suit resembling a butler's (though he insists that he isn't really one). The suit itself is blue with purple lines going down his pants. He wears a white undershirt with a purple tie. He also wears a blue hat and black shoes. In his true appearance, he has black hair and wrinkles.
"The Great Patty Caper"
Ruffy was a suspect in the theft of the key to the Krabby Patty recipe vault. He frequently states that he is not a butler. When the key went missing, he was searched by a tough cop. Nothing suspicious was found at first, but when he was frisked, the policeman found that he was wearing a mask, and is in fact a criminal who stole $75,000 worth of ham sandwiches.
"What if the Mystery Ended This Way...?"
I can turn into a skyscraper!
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"I am not a butler!"
"I don't even have the butler accent!"
Orin J. Ruffy is a pun of Orange Roughy, a type of fish.
His being suspected of stealing the key is based on the gag "the butler did it". However, even though he is not a butler, and he did not steal the key, he was still a criminal on the run (for stealing $75,000 worth of ham sandwiches).