During the search, the police found a five-foot-tall teddy bear. It seemed as if it was moving by itself. The teddy bear even seems to be breathing. To check well, the whole person came out! United Kingdom’s Manchester Police said that they had this experience while investigating a car theft last May.
Youth accused of car theft. Even after searching the house, he could not be found. Suddenly, the attention of the police came to the big-looking teddy bear kept on one side of the room. That was breathing! The police suspected, the thief was caught. The British police posted on social media about this funny incident of catching a thief. The picture of ‘teddy bear thief’ has gone viral.
The car thief, 18-year-old Joshua Dobson, filled up with petrol from the petrol station and fled without paying. Police have been looking for Dobson ever since.
Police got Dobson’s home address last month. An operation was launched to arrest him.
There, instead of people, the policemen get a big teddy bear
But the eyes of the police speak. To them the toy did not seem like a mere inanimate object. The suspicion of the police strengthened after getting a glimpse of movement on him. Manchester Police said on Facebook, ‘While arresting Dobson, our officers saw a large teddy bear moving. As if it were breathing. Dobson was later ejected from within. ‘
Joshua Dobson is now in prison after being convicted of car theft, driving without a license, and running away without paying for oil.
Manchester Police shared this post on Facebook with various comments. One doubted that teddy bears are big enough to hide humans.