A viral video of a Seagull suggests that the seabirds are now employing more sophisticated methods for their snack heists.
A video showing a sneaky seagull casually entering a shop, looking like the very picture of innocence, before grabbing a snack from a shelf and running out at top speed.
note the casual entry and hurried exit
this is an experienced seagull shoplifter pic.twitter.com/WnIOkIsqfK
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The video collected over 5.8 million views and 427,000 likes on Twitter.
“She even knocked one on to the floor to create a diversion. Fantastic,” wrote one person.
“I have analysed a lot of footage of crimes, looking at details, comparing what I observe with what I know of other crimes, behaviour, etc. It is my educated professional conclusion that this is not the first time this perp committed this crime,” another joked.