Police Called On Cardboard Cutout Of MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell

"The caller certainly was not wanting to get too close thinking who is this deranged person standing outside in the cold hugging a pillow always better to call the police

The Jordan Police Department received a call saying a man was standing motionless outside in the cold. They said the caller was right not to approach a man who might be deranged, standing alone in the cold like that.

Minnesota police in the USA responded to a welfare check request only to find a cardboard cutout of MyPillow CEO and inventor Michael Lindell.

The Jordan Police Department took it all in stride, even posting on Facebook about the false alarm with the title "Call Of The Day - a little humor for everyone".

Someone called for a welfare check on an adult man in one of the local neighborhoods standing motionless outside and near a home wearing no coat in the cold and hugging a pillow.

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February 2019 was one of the snowiest on record in Minnesota, with temperatures plummeting past -20 degrees Celsius on some occasions.

Lindell, himself a Minnesota native who has been starring this week at the Conservative Political Action Conference, shared the police department's post on his own Facebook page.

Investigating officers discovered the person in question was really a life-size cardboard cutout of Mike Lindell, the CEO for local company MyPillow.

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