Law enforcement officials within the village of Brockport, Monroe County responded to a name from frightened residents — and got here face-to-face with a squirrely cookie bandit.
Physique digicam footage from one of many responding officers, recorded in a house’s kitchen, exhibits the squirrel launch itself from the ceiling on one facet of the room, all the way down to the desk beneath it and proper into the cop’s chest. It then bounds off the officer and out of the kitchen into the close by hallway.
“Officers Sime and Dawson arrived on scene however have been under no circumstances anticipating the nice and cozy welcome they’d obtain from the squirrel,” the Brockport Police Division wrote in regards to the squirrel on Fb. “The squirrel was finally captured by officers and launched with out harm.”
The cops have been referred to as to the home after residents found their new tenant allegedly stealing cookies. Each cops appeared to flee their wild encounter unscathed as they’ll every be heard laughing all through the video.
“Brockport Police will at all times go the additional mile to assist their residents,” police wrote on Fb. “The house owner was very relieved that their uninvited visitor was let loose.”