Couple who have taken a life-size cutout of Kansas City Chiefs star quarterback Patrick Mahomes from a McDonald's are arrested after being seen in the backseat of their car during a crash in the & # 39;
- The life-size cut was shown at McDonald's in Lawrence, Kansas
- Police officers were involved in a car accident when they were notified of the theft
- The police at the scene of the accident saw the recess in the back seat of one of the destroyed cars and arrested the suspects
A cheeky man and woman ran into a Kansas McDonald's and stole a life-size cut from Kansas City Chiefs star quarterback Patrick Mahomes before jumping into a waiting escape car – but their quick exit was interrupted after the car crashed and the police saw him the back seat.
Police officers said they had noticed the cut-out of Mahomes shortly after being called to the scene of a crash in Ninth and Missouri streets in Lawrence on Monday, where one person was injured on the spot.
After they noticed it in the back seat, they interrogated an unnamed man and woman and arrested them for theft.
In the cutout, Mahomes, who is number 15 of the Chiefs, is surrounded by five of his teammates: Tyrann Mathieu (bottom right), Sammy Watkins (bottom left), Travis Kelce (top center), Chris Jones (top left) and Frank Clark (top center)
Mahomes (above), the first ever National Football League & # 39; Most Valuable Player & # 39; for the chiefs, the team helped to reach their first American Football Conference championship since 1993 last season
Both the man and the woman – who were quoted in the crash – were released, awaiting court dates, police spokesman Patrick Compton says. Lawrence-Journal World.
A McDonald & # 39; s employee on West 6th Street confirmed to DailyMail.com that the Mahomes cutout was safely back in the restaurant.
& # 39; An officer has returned the recess, & # 39; said the employee.
Mahomes, the first ever National Football League & # 39; Most Valuable Player & # 39; for the chiefs, the team helped to reach their first American Football Conference championship since 1993 last season.
He is the son of a former Major League Baseball pitcher, also Patrick Mahomes.
In the cutout, Mahomes, who is number 15 of the Chiefs, is surrounded by five of his teammates: Tyrann Mathieu, Sammy Watkins, Travis Kelce, Chris Jones and Frank Clark.
A McDonald & # 39; s employee on West 6th Street in Lawrence, Kansas, (above) confirmed to DailyMail.com that the cutout of Mahomes was safely back in the restaurant. & # 39; An officer has returned the recess, & # 39; said the employee.
Marilyn Dobski, the owner and operator of the McDonald's, said she and the restaurant staff were grateful for the cut.
& # 39; It may seem like a sign, but for us it is a symbol of our support and love for our community and the support we have for our MVP & # 39 ;, she wrote in a statement to DailyMail.com.
& # 39; The next time the real Patrick comes in, Big Macs are home. Go Chiefs! & # 39;
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