PHOTOS: 'Masked' Tennessee burglary suspect turns out to be raccoon

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A Tennessee police department revealed in its burglary investigation that a masked intruder turned out to be a raccoon.

Posted: Jan 15, 2018 9:54 PM

A Tennessee police department revealed in its burglary investigation that a 'masked' intruder turned out to be a raccoon.

Knoxville police say officers responded to an alarm call early Monday morning at a Boost Mobile location.


Knoxville Police/Facebook

Knoxville Police/Facebook

When officers arrived they discovered roof damage and later found their suspect, a raccoon, still inside the store.

Once the business owner arrived, they were able to open the door and let the raccoon out of the store.

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