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One of the characters from the long-running TV show “Sesame Street” was attacked over the weekend. According to the “Orlando Sentinel,” a man dressed as Elmo was forced to defend himself while working at an event on Saturday. Police in Winter Park, Florida say the man responsible for the incident believed that Elmo posed a threat to him. Fortunately, Elmo was able to survive the situation without sustaining any injuries. Police Lieutenant Wayne Farrell remarks, quote, “Elmo got the best of the guy. He broke two of his fingers.” The suspect was arrested and temporarily detained for a mental health evaluation.

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