Cops Finally Catch Big Foot... Sort Of | Inside Edition

Cops Finally Catch Big Foot... Sort Of

It was stunt to promote an upcoming arts festival.

Police in London have finally caught big foot.

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A man wearing a silver suit and helmet was standing inside a massive foot and driving it down a sidewalk in the Wandsworth section of the city.

Cops on foot patrol stopped the strange vehicle and posted about the encounter on Twitter.

Spotted near Balham Tube, a typical day in Wandsworth...(anyone have an explanation?) ^469WW pic.twitter.com/9gt1YpAzgl

April 23, 2016

Confused pedestrians posted videos and photos on social media after seeing the giant foot.

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.@MPSWandsworth More intel for your investigation on the #BalhamGiantFoot pic.twitter.com/j5ZK8SzASe

April 25, 2016

@wworthfringe @SillyBureau With the music! @wandsworth_arts @wandsworthnews pic.twitter.com/faLCMKeg9T

April 23, 2016

Within hours, it was discovered that the giant foot-vehicle was a promotional tool to drum up awareness for next month’s Wandsworth Fringe Festival. The event’s Ministry of Silly Ideas built the motorized appendage.

#bigfoot out and about for @wworthfringe keeping you on your toes #wafchat @SillyBureau pic.twitter.com/uck2msUAVi

April 23, 2016

The annual art festival will feature 16 days of music and theater and if the promotional tool is any indication, it seems this year’s festival could be the biggest yet.

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