If You're Breaking Laws, Don't Break Wind

Missouri suspect is located by fart.

July 10, 2019
Smelling Fart

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Often when searching for a criminal suspect with a scent, officers will use their specially trained K-9 units.

Officers in Clay County, Missouri over the weekend didn't even need to bring out the dogs. Their suspect gave themselves away with a loud fart. 

The person, who was wanted for posession of a controlled substance, immediately gave away their hiding location after passing gas. 

The Clay County, Missouri Sheriff Department ended up making light of it all on their Facebook page with the following post: