Some guys shoplifted from a Target in California on Friday.  But they were taken down in the parking lot by undercover cops dressed as SANTA and an ELF.

You can watch the wild video of the holiday crime bust at the news story below.


'Get Him, Santa!' St. Nick and Elf Tackle Suspected Thieves in Riverside

An undercover Santa and an elf took down suspected thieves in a wild video Friday. The video shows Santa Claus tackling a suspect while an elf holds another man at gunpoint. Det. Paul Miranda was one of several Riverside police officers working undercover Thursday at Target in the Canyon Springs Shopping Center.