NYPD Finds 'Wanted' Man: Clumsy Proposer Who Lost Engagement Ring

NYPD Finds 'Wanted' Man: Clumsy Proposer Who Lost Engagement Ring

The couple's engagement was caught on camera after the man got down on one knee in Times Square on Friday evening.

'She said Yes - but he was so excited that he dropped the ring in a grate'.

The couple asked police for help, but officers located the ring later when the duo had already left.

New York Police have found themselves at the centre of a real-life romantic comedy.

The NYPD blasted out the tale on social media hoping to track down the couple to give them the good news, and on Sunday Drennan, already back in the United Kingdom, reached out to the Crimestoppers hotline.

Police in New York City are trying to reunite a man with his engagement ring after he dropped it down a grate while popping the question this week.

"WANTED for dropping his fiancée's ring in @TimesSquareNYC!" the NYPD wrote on Twitter. "Help us find them?"

They managed to recover the stunning ring on Saturday, and cleaned it up.

Police officers said that it fell around 2.4m down the grate.

The New Year's Eve celebrations in Times Square attract over a million visitors from the USA and around the world every year.

But a happy ending was coming for what the department called its "almost engaged" couple.

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