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People Are Loving This Selfie Two Police Officers Took After Dropping A Drunk Dude Home

It's certainly cheaper than a taxi.

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Park woke up on Sunday morning believing he had caught a taxi home – but the taxi company he had called on Saturday night actually contacted local police and asked for help. "I didn't know [police] took me home at all and only found the selfie on Sunday night," he said.

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Senior sergeant Craig Fox of the Northern District branch of Tasmania Police said that, while it's not normal for police to drive drunk people home, they were simply looking for a safe place for Park.

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"On this occasion, police were contacted by a taxi company for assistance in getting the man home. When police arrived, they found out his address, took the man home, and waited for a friend to arrive to look after him,” he said.

“Because he was a bit worse for wear, our officers took the opportunity to record the moment with a selfie in the likely event he could not remember how he got home.”

Brad Esposito is a news reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in Sydney, Australia.

Contact Brad Esposito at bradley.esposito@buzzfeed.com.

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