Suspect Found Hiding In Dryer Claims 'I'm Here For My Shoes'

A man was found hiding in the dryer of a home claiming he was only there to collect his shoes.

On Monday Police officers in the US attended a home in Columbus to assist a domestic violence victim.

The victim feared the suspect would be inside her home when she went to retrieve her stuff.

Man found hiding inside dryer. Image: Columbus Ohio Police

Police said the woman feared the 29-year-old suspect might be inside her house and believed he would harm her.

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Officers searched the first floor of the home.

They then searched the basement where they located the man hiding inside a dryer.

The suspect who appears in the video said, "I'm here for my shoes" when he was found by police.

Police arrested the 29-year-old man on warrants and he was then taken to jail.

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger, dial 000. If you need help and advice, call 1800Respect on 1800 737 732, or Lifeline on 13 11 14. A range of domestic and family violence resources based around the country can be found here.