Cops Respond After Boy Calls 911 to Report ‘Grinch Is Stealing Christmas’

Offbeat - Inside Edition Staff

Cops in Mississippi arrested ‘The Grinch’ after a 5-year-old boy heard he was going to steal Christmas and called to report the plot. On Monday, a Grinch was busted after TyLon Pittman called 911 and said, “Watch for that little Grinch. Because the Grinch is gonna steal Christmas, OK?” As the boy was on the phone, his mother heard what was happening and apologized to the 911 dispatcher. The Byram Police Department showed up at Pittman’s door to get the young boy's help finding the Grinch.