14 Jan 2011

Burglars arrested after being trapped in lift

6:10 am on 14 January 2011

Police in Germany say two burglars had to call for help when they got stuck in a lift in Cologne.

The men were stranded in an office building they had broken into.

They had to call for assistance when one of them injured his hand attempting to pry open the door of the lift.

Fire crews eventually freed the men and they were arrested.