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Police 'pawsitively surprised' when trash bandit turns itself in — on moving vehicle




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Photo via Colorado Springs Police Department

Police officers deal with all sorts of situations on a daily basis, but this one may go down as the strangest — and cutest — of all time, courtesy of a raccoon hitching a ride on the front of a cruiser en route to a serious accident scene.

The Colorado Springs Police Department uploaded pictures of the scene to its Facebook page. 

Luckily, the trash bandit didn't obstruct the officer's view while checking out the scene inside the moving vehicle.

The police department said the officer was "pawsitively surprised" when the critter appeared on his windshield. Incredibly, Officer Frabbiele was able to snap a picture while driving before pulling over so the hitchhiker could be moved on its way.

But not before Frabbiele took a few more photos.

 

Officer Frabbiele discovered that Raccoons do come out at night and was pawsitively surprised when one ended up on his...

Posted by Colorado Springs Police Department on Thursday, September 21, 2017

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