‘Not in my town, Mr. Grinch’ — Paola, Kan., police nab ‘serial Christmas burglar’

In a video that spoofs the popular “Cops” TV show, members of the Paola, Kan., Police Department catch a “serial burglar” targeting homes.

Paola police posted the video of them arresting the Grinch to its Facebook page Monday evening, and the video quickly garnered more than 110,00 views and more than 1,550 likes.

“We just wanted to make something fun for our community,” said Lt. Eric Jenkins, who played the role of the Grinch. “We wanted to have something that we could relate to with our citizens and let them know that we are human and we like to have fun, too.”

The video is a Christmas greeting from the department to the community.

(Read more: KC Star Local News)