Seal Pup “Arrested” for Trespassing

Crack down on pinniped crime!

A baby seal was catching up on some beauty sleep beneath a car before police in New Zealand took the little fella into custody.

Named Steve by its rescuers, the baby seal was taken into the Wellington Police Maritime Unit at Queens Wharf after being spotted under the car, according to the police department’s Facebook.

Steve the seal narrowly avoided being run over by the driver.

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