Suspect Hiding in Recycling Bid Fails to Evade Tampa Deputies

Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office deputies located and arrested a suspect who was hiding in a recycling bin in Tampa, Florida, on January 2, officials said.

Aerial footage from the sheriff’s office shows authorities tracking the suspect as he crosses through backyards and eventually climbs into a recycling bin in a Tampa neighborhood. The video then shows deputies surrounding the suspect and arresting him.

The sheriff’s office said the suspect was seen driving a stolen vehicle and fled on foot when deputies began pursuing him. Credit: Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office via Storyful