Jamie Bracken-Murphy (3) was disappointed not to win a toy as he played the notoriously difficult claw game, and decided to climb inside in order to get his loot. Unfortunately after scooting inside, he found himself trapped behind the glass, unable to get out.
Jamie’s dad Damien Murphy said he took his eyes off his son for just a few moments, only to look up to see him behind the glass with all the teddies.
Speaking to Independent.ie, Damien said: “We were in a play centre here in Nenagh and I took my eyes off him for about five seconds as he walked towards the claw machine. I then heard a muffled complaint and when I looked up, he was behind the glass of the machine.”
“I tried to get him out, but it seemed like he did not have enough space to maneuver his way out, so I told him to be …