The thing about modern public bathrooms is that they work on timers. So after the toilet is used, a “wash cycle” is sometimes activated. This is good for cleaning the loo, but bad if the person is still IN the loo.
In New Zealand, the little fellow above managed to get trapped in an “Exeloo” through TWO wash cycles. He was “drenched in water and detergent” while a crowd outside tried to help him escape from the loo. This led the Southland Times to use this wonderful headline:
Naughty Toilet Traps Terrified Toddler