This is like something from the Keystone Cops or Mad TV. I laughed out loud when I saw it, and just had to share. I mean, how dumb can you get while trying to escape with handcuffs anyway....?
New Zealand inmates foil own escape
CCTV has captured the moment when two handcuffed prisoners' attempt to escape custody came to a crashing end as they ran into a lamppost.
The pair ran away while awaiting their court hearing in Hastings District and managed to cross a street towards a car park before they were recaptured.