Police during raid in Lima

A police drugs-squad in Peru have raided a home dressed as Santa Claus and an elf, detaining a suspected drug seller.

A police spokesman stated the person was accused of promoting medicine outdoors his home, close to a college.

Officers arrived in an undercover van earlier than breaking into the home the place they found a bag that appeared to comprise medicine, balaclavas and a gun.

The nation’s police have used disguises throughout raids for a while and say the strategy is an efficient tactic.

They have been recognized to decorate up as homeless individuals and avenue sweepers prior to now.