On May 1st basketball fans got more than they bargained for at Cal Anderson Park in Seattle, Washington.

Onlookers and a TV crew watched in amazement as an unidentified shirtless man wielding a claw hammer got stuck upside down in a basketball hoop.




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A group of police officers surrounded the crazed man in an attempt to disarm him and get him down from the basketball hoop.

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Two firefighters attempted to use a ladder to release the man, only to have it kicked away numerous times, eventually the police hold the man’s legs and arms allowing the rescue services to cut him free.

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Seattle Police tweeted that the man “may be arrested for property destruction, or at least goal-tending.”

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Source KOMO News