Giant pigs aren't exactly a common sight on the streets of southern California.
"They lured him back home with Doritos one of our deputies had in her lunch bag", the statement said.
The San Bernadino County sheriff's office even documented the extremely scientific pig wrangling on Instagram.
The deputies responded to the unusual radio call reporting a swine "the size of a mini horse" roaming loose, San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department officials, posted on their Facebook page.
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Apparently, it wasn't their first encounter with the mammoth pig.
'Deputy Ponce and Deputy Berg found him and, due to previous calls, knew where he lived'.
One of the deputies had Doritos in her lunch bag and chose to lure the animal, which was "the size of a mini horse" back home.
"We were able to put him back in and secure the gate", Deputy Ponce said, according to the post.