We guess we could call this story, “The One Where Ross Supplies An Alibi.”
Actor David Schwimmer has hilariously responded to those who are convinced that he — or more specifically his character Ross Geller from “Friends” — is a suspected thief in Blackpool, England, despite police ruling him out.
“Officers, I swear it wasn’t me. As you can see, I was in New York,” Schwimmer, 51, tweeted Wednesday alongside a video. “To the hardworking Blackpool Police, good luck with the investigation. #itwasntme”
In the video, Schwimmer can be seen carrying a bunch of cans, mimicking his lookalike.
On Tuesday, Blackpool Police posted a CCTV image to Facebook asking witnesses to identify a suspect who appeared to be stealing a case of beer. The post quickly went viral as Facebook users pointed out the suspect looked a lot like Ross.
Plenty of inside jokes from the show ensued online.
In response, Schwimmer apparently felt the need to defend himself — albeit it tongue-in-cheek.
So there you have it folks, Schwimmer didn’t do it. And if you don’t believe him, well …