Shoshoni Police Department arrests “would-be Christmas thief”

(Shoshoni, WY) – The Shoshoni Police Department reports that Christmas can proceed as normal this year.

A large, green, would-be present thief, was apprehended late Wednesday night. SPD released the following statement;

Following an anonymous tip from a self described “Jolly fat man” the Shoshoni Police Department caught the Grinch in the act.


Following a short chase (after all his heart is two sizes too small) both the Grinch and his canine accomplice “Max” were apprehended!

The act was fortuitously caught on camera thanks to a local random citizen with absolutely no connection whatsoever to the events of the evening!

The Shoshoni Police Department wishes everyone a Merry Christmas!

Watch the official Santa tracker here!


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