LAKEVILLE, Minn. - Lakeville Police officers found a masked intruder when they responded to a recent home invasion call.
According to the police department's Facebook page, a homeowner woke up to a noise in her kitchen. She investigated and found that the burglar was actually a 20-pound raccoon that was rifling through her drawers.
The raccoon ran into a bedroom, and when police arrived they found him hiding in a window.
Police wrote that the bandit was "safely taken into custody but, due to an illegal search, was released without charges."
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