Two undercover police disguised themselves as Santa Claus and Elf to conduct a drug bust in Lima, Peru.
The incident happened on December 13, as the officers disguised themselves as Santa Clause and Elf While raiding a home in the capital city of Lima to arrest a suspected drug dealer.
The officers used a large hammer to smash into the house and then wrestled with the drug dealer suspected of dealing cocaine and marijuana.
In the video making round on social media, one of the police can be heard saying: “We are the police, we are the green squad, this is an anti-drugs operation.”
The Santa Claus and elf officers can be seen in the viral video, pinning the suspect down in the Villa El Salvador district of the city.
The suspect had allegedly been videotaped selling drugs outside his home near a school, before his home was raided.
In the suspect’s home, the police found a bag with hundreds of small bags that appeared to contain drugs, a revolver, and a balaclava, a police spokesman said.
Moment two undercover police officers dressed as Santa Claus and Elf make drug bust to arrest an alleged trafficker in Peru. pic.twitter.com/iRK11mUSQx
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