Oh Mondays: Police surround a totally empty house for about 7 hours



Some days you just can’t win.

Police officers in Melbourne, Australia were left red faced Monday after engaging in a standoff with absolutely no one.

The officers attended the residence in Melton South at 9:30 a.m. following a tip-off, a Victoria Police spokesperson told Mashable via email. Apparently, they were responding to “information regarding a person of interest in regard to an ongoing investigation.”

Armed police took “every precaution and attempted to call out to anyone inside the house,” but after hours of waiting for someone, anyone to respond, officers made their way into the home.  Read more…

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Source: Mashable

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