Stockholm: This seems funny but that's exactly what happened! A burglar who was so frightened by the wrath of a pizza store owner that he locked himself inside a toilet and called the police for help.
The incident took place in the Swedish city of Uppsala.
On breaking into the restaurant around 3 am, the burglar received a rude shock when a loud alarm went off and alerted the owner.
A frightened burglar in Sweden called police on Tuesday after hiding in the toilets of a pizzeria to escape the wrath of its owner, police said.
"I put on a shirt, trousers and shoes and I ran," media report quoted the owner, who lived nearby, as saying.
The burglar who was accompanied by his associates, couldn't manage to escape as the owner immediately arrived at the scene and began fighting.
The police have rescued two burglars who were hiding inside the premises.
This was the third burglary attempt at the sore in the past two years, AFP reported citing the owner.