Did you happen to see this viral tweet this morning from CBS News with the headline, “Illinois police ‘arrest’ Elsa for bringing polar vortex”?


The photos were originally posted to Facebook by Sakalas Photography. In the slideshow, cops arrested the fake Elsa for trying to freeze this fountain:

What gave it away, CBS? Was it the short sleeves and no snow? This correction now appears on top of the article:

Editor’s note: The McLean Police Department posted the photos showing the “arrest” of Elsa on Tuesday, but they appear to have been taken in 2015 for a police department in South Carolina. This story has been updated. 

Also, police departments shouldn’t do this anyway: