Bucket lists are usually filled with wishes to travel the world or do fun activities. However, a 104-year-old grandmother had a truly unusual goal. She wanted to be arrested by the police because she has “never been on the wrong side of the law.”
Anne Brokenbrow is a resident at Stokeleigh Care Home in Stoke Bishop, Bristol, UK. She was one of the residents chosen to participate in a charity event called the Wishing Washing Line where senior citizens can get a wish fulfilled. However, Brokenbrow shocked the staff when she admitted that she wanted to be arrested by police officers.
Here is Brokenbrow’s unusual request
So that’s exactly what these police officers did.
Brokenbrow finally got her wish when PC Stephen Harding and his colleague PSCO Kelly Foyle came to the care home to arrest her. Not surprisingly, the former secretary did not resist and went with the police willingly. In fact, Brokenbrow was thrilled when the officers came for her.
“I had a lovely day it was interesting. Nothing like that ever happened to me before. They put the handcuffs on, I had the lot.
“What did it feel like being a criminal? Well, it will make me much more careful of what I say and do. But the police were very nice throughout.”
The officers were careful as they placed the handcuffs on Brokenbrow.
The staff said this was the first time anyone was arrested from the care home.
It may have been an unusual request but care home manager Alex says it fits perfectly with Brokenbrow’s sense of humor. He said:
“Anne has been a resident here over 10 months, she’s definitely a character – she’s got a beautiful and a great sense of humor. She usually brings a smile to the carers’ faces.
“We were a little bit surprised when she came up with her wish, who would expect from a 104-year-old to want to be arrested. But it’s been great.”
This grandma is certainly loving the criminal life!
What do you think of this awesome grandma’s bucket list wish? Let us know in the comments below.
Mum Spent 3 Years Disappointed With ‘Blue’ Cabinet, Until She Peels Off Protective Film
“It’s like we’ve got a brand new piece of furniture and we haven’t spent a penny!”
Sometimes we buy something out of necessity but don't really feel so strongly about the item. This is what happened to one mom who decided to purchase a cabinet although it was the wrong color. After three years with the furniture, she finally realized she had the cabinet she wanted all along.
Man Finds Out ‘Ghost’ Tidying Up His Shed At Night Turns Out to Be a Mouse
We could all use some help from ‘Metal Mickey’ around our homes!
We usually associate mice with being pesky little creatures that steal our food and make a mess along their way. However, one man has found a surprisingly helpful mouse living with him. The pensioner discovered that the tiny rodent has been cleaning up around his garden shed at night.
Kid Refuses To Move His Legs On A Subway, So Man Sits On Him
“His only special need is that he needs a better mother.”
While most subway passengers are pretty considerate of one another, one kid thought that putting his legs up and not letting other people sit down was an acceptable thing.
Like Us On Facebook
Dunkin’ To Permanently Close 450 Stores Before The Year Ends
“Starbucks Karen” Who Shamed a Barista for Asking Her to Wear a Mask Wants Half of the $100,000 Tip He Got From Supporters
After Months of Downplaying Coronavirus, Brazil’s President Bolsonaro Tests Positive of COVID-19
Huge 450-Pound Fish Pulls 2 Anglers Off Their Boat
- News3 days ago
China Reports Cases Of The Bubonic Plague That Once Wiped Out 60% Of Europe
- News5 days ago
California Man Posted He Regrets Attending A Party, Dies of COVID-19 The Next Day
- News6 days ago
Major U.S. Franchisee of Pizza Hut and Wendy’s Files for Bankruptcy
- Lifestyle4 days ago
Businessman in India Wears a $4000 Gold Mask As Coronavirus Protection