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Police Trap Polar Bear In Reykjavík

Published February 7, 2015

Nanna Árnadóttir
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Lögreglan á höfuðborgarsvæðinu

The Metropolitan Police trapped a polar bear yesterday after sightings were reported in Vesturbær, Reykjavík, reports Vísir.

Thankfully upon closer inspection the police realised it was not in fact a real polar bear wandering the streets but a life-sized stuffed bear most likely stolen from the front of a souvenir shop in town.

Regardless, the police transported the bear back to the station where it remains securely locked up and well looked after until its owners fetch it.

 

Lögreglustarfið er ekki með öllu hættulaust en í gær barst okkur tilkynning um ísbjörn í Vesturbænum. Til allrar…

Posted by Lögreglan á höfuðborgarsvæðinu on Föstudagur, 6. febrúar 2015

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