Truth is always stranger than fiction, this story is no different. These guys also get an “A” for originality.Ã‚ The Caped Crusaders to the rescue. The Dynamic Duo … Batman & Robin, Sgt Tony Smith and PC Mike Holman put on the masks, tights and utility belts to catch some bad guys. They pretended to be drunks looking for a costume party, how funny is that?
They pretended to be drunks looking for a fancy dress party and knocked on the door of the suspect’s home.
Those inside refused to answer the door to the loud, comically dressed visitors – which was what the officers wanted.
Batman and Robin then went around the back of the property in Weymouth, Dorset, while seven uniformed officers went to the front door.
Then the super hero’s took action. Don’t mess with Batman and all his gadgets. Leave it to the Caped Crusader to chase the villain and jump over a fence in costume. Sgt Smith (Batman) even commented,Ã‚ “the Batman costume was quite comfortable and not too restricting”. Why, why did now one have the video camera running?
However, one of the men inside the house ran out of the back door on seeing the policeman – to where the superheroes were waiting for him.
Batman – Sgt Smith – gave chase, jumped over a fence and BIFF, POW, THWACK, arrested him. (The Daily Mirror)