Sussex Police have arrested a man who fell ’neck-deep’ into a slurry pit during a police chase.
The arresting officers were also covered in cow poo following their rescue efforts to save the suspect, who has since been taken into custody.
In a Facebook post, Sussex Police said: “This passenger of a stolen car thought he could get away, but it turned out not to be his lucky day.
"Eager to evade and fleeing in a hurry, the suspect was eventually arrested, neck-deep in a pit of slurry.
“Thanks to determined officers, a rescue ensued and they all ended up safe, but covered in cow poo.”
The post has attracted more than 1,800 likes along with hundreds of comments.