The Convicts in Sheep’s Clothing

26 Apr

Maximiliano Pereyra and Ariel Diaz, two convicts in jail for theft, managed to pull off the escape of a lifetime in a maximum security prison by dressing up in full sheepskin hides to disguise themselves as sheep.

This Harold and Kumar, Half Baked, insert favorite stoner movie where one incredibly stoned guy comes up with a “great” escape plan and the other even more high sidekick goes along with it. As in the movies, Diaz and Pereyra suceeded with their realistic fleece like coats and big sheep’s heads worn as a mask to fool prison guards and a team of more than 300 policemen. Locals have spotted the pair frolicking with “the herd” through farmland at night while police claim that it is almost impossible to catch the men in a crowd of thousands of sheep.

Unfortunately, I cannot find a local Argentine news source to confirm the validity of this story, but did read an article about this on the

3 Responses to “The Convicts in Sheep’s Clothing”

  1. jamye May 30, 2010 at 11:20 am #

    great blog! i wish the soup nazi had opened a shop down here! i miss soups, ….luckily my guy gets the urge and makes some now and then…bueno suerte!

  2. razalba June 16, 2010 at 7:52 pm #

    Thanks Jamye! I miss soup too.. You are very lucky to have a skilled soup maker, I have to do it myself :(

  3. Anonymous February 11, 2020 at 9:42 pm #

    Are they on the lamb?

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