The Grinch got arrested in Florida. He was ‘lurking’ and disguised as Santa, cops say
In a photo posted to Facebook, an Escambia County Sheriff's officer takes The Grinch into custody in Florida. - Escambia County Sheriff's Office/TNS/TNS

MIAMI — The Grinch got arrested in Florida. Dr. Seuss’ fictional character who hates the holidays was taken into custody by Escambia County sheriff’s deputies, according to a Thursday Facebook post. “Arrested: The Grinch,” says the release of the infamous thief of joy. “We got him! Christmas has been saved!” The agency says Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer found the Grinch “lurking” in a parking lot dressed as Santa Claus and called cops immediately. The big green guy was held without bond until Dec. 26 so alas, he’s back on the streets, ready to terrorize more merrymakers next year. The law enf...