An intense pursuit between a fugitive and officers lasted 45 minutes before the suspect was apprehended.

The Stamford Police Department in Connecticut got the call that a loose pig was on the run. After chasing it for some time, they cornered the little guy in a yard but he was still hard to catch.

One officer had an idea to use a garbage can to slow the little piggy, and he ended up catching the piggy inside the trash can itself.

Read more at Fox 5 NY

Enter your number to get our free mobile app