Florida raccoon breaks into HS vending machine, helps himself to snacks

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Courtesy Volusia County Sheriff’s Office

A furry burglar helped himself to some snacks at a high school in Deltona, Florida.

The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office was called to Pine Ridge High School after someone found the furry offender in a vending machine.

The sheriff’s office posted the photo to Facebook, saying “This gentleman was apprehended [Wednesday] while committing a burglary of a vending machine at Pine Ridge High School.”

This gentleman was apprehended today while committing a burglary of a vending machine at Pine Ridge High School.

Posted by Volusia County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday, August 14, 2019

The sheriff’s office later posted a video of the raccoon being safely released from the vending machine and sent on his merry way.

Raccoon release 8/14/19

Here's the moment our vending machine raccoon buddy got his freedom.Thanks Deputy Danny Clifton, Deltona Animal Control Officer Marion Quinones and Pine Ridge High School Guardian Greg McWhorter!

Posted by Volusia County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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