COLORADO SPRINGS - The Colorado Springs Police Department continues to investigate a woman who was literally caught with her pants down.
A woman known to often visit the Pine Creek neighborhood was caught defecating in a yard while on a run.
CSPD says it's taking the investigation very seriously and considering every possibility as to why this could have happened.
A spokesperson with the department realizes that a lot of jokes have been made about the situation.
Charmin talked about the crime on Twitter Wednesday stating the following
"If the #MadPooper turns herself in, we'll give her a year's supply of TP to help with her "runs" #EnjoyTheGo"
Even the El Paso County Sheriff's Office joined in by posting a lighthearted joke to Facebook.
But the Department is treating the investigation as if she might have a mental health issue.
The Department says it has received hundreds of tips from around the country.
“We’ve received…almost to the point of hundreds of inquiries from around the world. I mean we’ve had direct contact with New Delhi, India, South Africa,” said Lt. Howard Black with the Colorado Springs Police Department. “We've had leads where people actually sent in names of people that they think they knew when they were here in Colorado Springs.”
Lt. Black says they are still working to identify the runner and that they are
Depending on the situation, the runner could face minor criminal consequences.
An officer with the Falcon Division has been assigned to patrol the Pine Creek neighborhood.