Police have been on the chase for two individuals blamed for shoplifting in Virginia while wearing watermelons on their heads.
It’s not your conventional style of a face covering, yet you need to regard the idea, arranging and execution the pair went into while making their mask.
You’d figure you would need to be as unnoticeable as could reasonably be expected in the event that you would carry out wrongdoing, not stand out in contrast to everything else and be the water cooler story for the remainder of the week.
The Louisa Police Department transferred photos of the occurrence to Facebook, where it’s been preferred, mutual and remarked on by a huge number of individuals.
In an announcement, the police power stated:
The Town of Louisa Police Department is leading a theft examination and is mentioning the open’s help with distinguishing and finding the subjects of the photographs connected to this solicitation.
On May 6, 2023, at 2135 hours, two subjects showed up at the Sheetz in a LIFTED 2006 Black Toyota Tacoma wearing emptied out watermelon skins with gaps cut out for the eyes into the store where they continued to submit a burglary.
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Posted by Louisa Police Department- Virginia on Saturday, May 16, 2023
Cleverly, on the off chance that anybody has data about the wrongdoing and need to report it to the Louisa Police Department, they have to utilize the reference case ‘MELON-HEADS’.
Much more amusingly, one individual remarked on the division’s Facebook post with an image of the two suspects at an alternate store.
Who knows whether it was that day, yet they’re absolutely wearing similar garments as found in the CCTV film.
Since starting their examination
Police have captured one individual. It’s indistinct whether they are as yet seeking after the other watermelon-wearing suspect comparable to the case.