When Liberty Police arrived at the location the suspect hid, his hiding spot was revealed when he passed gas loudly, leading police to his hiding spot.
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The Liberty Police Department commended the sheriff's office, as per another Twitter post a few hours later, "for airing out a wanted person's dirty laundry and fanning the flames".
When he "broke wind", he gave away his hiding spot. Drunk Couple Caught Getting Wild Outside a Florida Police Station Get a Room...
Police say they were looking for a man who had a felony warrant for possession of a controlled substance in Clay County when that man's enormous flatulence led the law directly to him. Side-Effects of Holding a Fart: Know What Happens to Your Body When You Hold in the Gas. The post even gained the attention of the City of Liberty's official Twitter profile, which didn't miss a beat.
People on social media were obviously laughing and giving all sorts of amusing reactions.
Locals joined in on the comedy act, with one saying: "Was he trying to throw them off his scent?"
The suspect's identity was not released by police.