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Fugitive, 25, surrenders to police after they agree to his request to Photoshop a costume onto his Facebook wanted poster

Fugitive, 25, surrenders to police after they agree to his request to Photoshop a costume onto his Facebook wanted poster
A fugitive in Illinois surrendered himself to police after they agreed to Photoshop a costume onto his wanted poster picture.
Kankakee County Sheriff's Department posts notices about fugitives on its Facebook page each Wednesday and calls the day 'Warrant Wednesday'.
This week, the department posted a picture of Brandon W. Conti. The 25-year-old was wanted for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol.
Conti then commented on the post and asked: 'Where's my costume?' 
Brandon W. Conti, (pictured), a fugitive in Illinois, surrendered himself to police after they agreed to photo-shop his picture on a wanted poster by giving him a fancy-dress costume
Brandon W. Conti, (pictured), a fugitive in Illinois, surrendered himself to police after they agreed to photo-shop his picture on a wanted poster by giving him a fancy-dress costume
This week, the department posted a picture of Brandon W. Conti. The 25-year-old was wanted for failure to appear on a drunken-driving charge. Conti asked where his costume was and the sheriff's office obliged, putting him in a sailor's outfit
This week, the department posted a picture of Brandon W. Conti. The 25-year-old was wanted for failure to appear on a drunken-driving charge. Conti asked where his costume was and the sheriff's office obliged, putting him in a sailor's outfit 
Sheriff's office staff then edited the photo to add a sailor suit and a hat that read: 'Ahoy.'
An officer then wrote back: 'Done! We held up our end of the bargain. Now you do the right thing and 'sail' yourself on in here and turn yourself in. Or, call us, and we'd be happy to provide your transportation.!'
Brandon W. Conti
Brandon W. Conti
Many social media users claimed that Kankakee County Sheriff’s police and Brandon Conti had 'won the internet' with their humorous exchange on social media 
People also questioned whether Conti did turn himself in, and he responded to one user by saying: 'Sure did, I'm a free man now,' along with a smiley face emoji.
People also questioned whether Conti did turn himself in, and he responded to one user by saying: 'Sure did, I'm a free man now,' along with a smiley face emoji.
Conti then replied with laughing emojis, saying: 'That’s awesome. 'I’ll be there before noon please have the paperwork done and ready.'  
Police told CBS2 that Conti did turn himself into police later on Wednesday.
Kankakee County Sheriff’s police Chief Deputy Ken McCabe said Warrant Wednesdays were started in August 2014. This was due to the fact that officers did not have the staffing levels to go searching for fugitives.  
McCabe claimed the program has a 75 percent success rate. The majority of fugitives have failed to appear in court on some offense, which he said was very time consuming for the department, McCabe said.
The Wanted poster is seen above in its original form when it was posted by police Wednesday
The Wanted poster is seen above in its original form when it was posted by police Wednesday 
The exchange generated plenty of reaction on social media, with users commending Conti for turning himself in.
One named Candace Renee wrote: 'Brandon Conti & the Kankakee Sheriff's social media person for the win, today.'
Another named Darien Walker claimed: 'I'm dying!!! County got time for the BS today!!!.'
People also questioned whether Conti did turn himself in, and he responded to one user by saying: 'Sure did, I'm a free man now,' along with a smiley face emoji. 

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