Suspect passes gas, gives away hiding spot, deputies say

Missouri investigators search for suspect / Source: Clay County Sheriff's Office
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CLAY COUNTY, Miss. (WVLT) -- Deputies in Missouri said a suspect was captured after he passed gas and alerted investigators to his hiding spot.

According to a Facebook post from the Clay County Sheriff's Office in Missouri, deputies were searching for a man on a felony warrant over the weekend.

The deputies managed to snag the suspect when they said he passed gas so loudly it alerted them to the man's hiding spot.

The sheriff's office said the suspect was arrested for possession of a controlled substance.

"We’ve gotta give props to Liberty PD for using their senses to sniff him out!" the sheriff's office posted on Facebook.

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