Drivers in Orlando, FL - who did a double-take at
Christmastime when they saw Santa's elf with a radar gun - were caught off guard
again Thursday when a leprechaun stood at the side of the road checking their
The leprechaun was actually an Orange County Sheriff's
deputy who held up a sign saying, "Watch your speed or it will cost you your
pot of gold."
According to The Associated
Press, the sheriff's office may have also made a pot of gold - the happy
leprechaun was tagging speeders at the rate of about one per minute.