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Boys aged 5 'tunnel their way out of kindergarten' to buy 'grown up car' at Jaguar showroom

By The Siberian Times reporter
08 September 2015

The pair used sand spades over several days to dig a hole under fence, then staged freedom bid.

A woman noticed the boys outside the Jaguar showroom as they gazed at the expensive cars. Picture: Verstov.info

The boys made their way several kilometres to the Jaguar showroom in the Urals city of Magnitogorsk. They slid under the fence after digging out the soil for several days, having meticulously planned their escape. They fled from under the noses of their teachers during a late afternoon walk in the grounds of the kindergarten. 

Police were alerted immediately, but by then the boys were well on the way. 

A woman noticed them outside the Jaguar showroom as they gazed at the expensive cars. They eagerly told her they were there because they wanted a 'grown up car'.

It was unclear how much money they had brought with them. 

Boys aged 5 'tunnel their way out of kindergarten' to buy 'grown up car' at Jaguar showroom
They slid under the fence after digging out the soil for several days. Picture: Ulyana Shevchenko. Pictures of Jaguar Magnitogorsk showrom below all by Verstov.info


The children were initially taken to the city's Ordzhonikidze Police station. They were not harmed and were returned safely to their parents, who did not file a formal complaint. Despite this, the head of the group that allowed this to happen was fired, according to reports. 

The head of the kindergarten was reprimanded. 

Olga Denisenko, acting head of pre-school education, said: 'This is a very serious breach of rules. The head of the group that allowed this to happed was fired.

'The acting head of the kindergarten has been given administrative notice'.

Boys aged 5 'tunnel their way out of kindergarten' to buy 'grown up car' at Jaguar showroom


Boys aged 5 'tunnel their way out of kindergarten' to buy 'grown up car' at Jaguar showroom


Boys aged 5 'tunnel their way out of kindergarten' to buy 'grown up car' at Jaguar showroom


Boys aged 5 'tunnel their way out of kindergarten' to buy 'grown up car' at Jaguar showroom

Comments (9)

Happy ending of the story: http://semyarf.com/news/avtotsentr-kuda-sbezhali-iz-sadika-deti-predlozhil-ustroit-test-drayv-dlya-begletsov/
Use google translate as it is in Russian.
Long story short: the boys were offered a test drive on a Jag
Dmitry, Yekaterinburg/Russia
11/09/2015 18:26
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Anyone with that kind of ingenuity and determination has a very bright future ahead of them. Fortune favors the bold!
Gregg Laskoski, Spring Hill, Florida
10/09/2015 21:59
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Maybe it is nothing more than a publicity stunt by the car dealership. There sure are a lot of pictures of it.
Mary, Canada
10/09/2015 19:42
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I'm said to hear that someone had to be fired because of these clever boys. Fire the person who made the decision to fire that group leader!
Henke, Amsterdam
10/09/2015 14:29
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Nice choice :)
Tatyana, London
09/09/2015 22:16
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Glad they got home safely, maybe Jaguar could give them a ride in a nice car & make a great commercial advertisement out of this true story ??
Paul W, London - England
09/09/2015 17:44
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Yes, they sound like very determined, resourceful little boys. Planning, teamwork, all kinds of higher-level thinking - while they wanted to cruise along in big boy toys.
Carole, California
09/09/2015 10:02
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Great story! These young men clearly put some planning, coordination and determination into their attempt to achieve their common goal. That's quite impressive for five year olds. I hope they at least had a ride in a top of the range Jaguar.

It's a pity anyone had to lose their job over it.
John, England
09/09/2015 08:39
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Naughty boys still funny.
todd, Austrailia
09/09/2015 02:58
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