Police generate hilarious response to huge mugshot fail
In the age of rapidly evolving technology and CCTV, not much slips past the higher legal powers
More recently, police technology has come on leaps and bounds as they have developed something called 'E-fits', which are electronic pictures of a suspect's face generated by a computer using a range of photos of facial features. Here's an example:
Impressive, right? You're probably wondering how anyone gets past the police these days. Well, let's just say some E-fits come out better than others, as the Lincolnshire Police Force found out when they released this to the public:
Did someone accidentally slip a picture of their golden retriever into the range of photos?
The Lincolnshire Police released the above E-fit on Facebook, appealing to the public if they had seen someone matching the above description for a suspected robbery. However... it seemed the police appealed more to people's senses of humour than their civic duty:
Most people just seemed confused as to how a golden retriever managed to pull off a robbery:
I mean the hairdresser should definitely be done for animal cruelty
Others thought the Police had accidentally uploaded a picture of their sim:
Lincoln weren't the only police force to release an E-fit that was unfit for public consumption:
Kent Police seemed to have accidentally released a photo of Anne Robinson's evil twin, and the public again were quick to see the funny side:
Does he live on a Nintendo Wii?— Munich Beer (@munichbeer) July 3, 2017
Maybe the police should stick to old school sketching and install the newest version of Sims if they want to avoid future graphic fails.