Two RCMP officers in their red serge stopped to grab coffee - on horseback.
 
In the ultimate Canadian scene on Tuesday (June 8), the two officers were patrolling and decided to stop at a Starbucks drive-through in Sherwood Park.
 
After they received their drinks, they rode off into a neighbourhood to continue their watch.
 
Odd coffee encounters aren't too out of the norm in the Great White North; in Stony Plain, a man drove through the Tim Hortons drive through with a home-made Zamboni this past December.

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