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Man finds roasted pig's head in pram
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Man finds roasted pig's head in pram

Published: 13 Nov 2012 15:19 GMT+01:00
Updated: 13 Nov 2012 15:19 GMT+01:00

Police on the Baltic island of Fehmarn have opened an investigation after a 31-year-old man found a roasted pig's head in the pram he left in the hallway of his building.

A police spokesman told Die Welt newspaper on Tuesday that it remained unclear whether the head, discovered on Sunday, was a veiled mafia-style threat, a macabre joke, or a particularly passive-aggressive neighbour's way of protesting about the presence of the baby carriage.

The man told police that he had not received any complaints from neighbours about keeping the pram in the hallway.

The carriage and the blanket inside it were reportedly severely damaged by the large quantity of grease that had leaked out of the head.

The man intends to have the pram cleaned, though he said the blanket was beyond rescue. The cost of the damage incurred was unclear.

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20:00 November 13, 2012 by raandy
This will be a chalenge for the Key Stone Cops.
22:49 November 13, 2012 by kiaat
love this passive agressive HASS!!!!! just think of the delicious moments of hateful glee the person had roasting that head..... all along knowing they would destroy that poor family that dared to have a child and dared to leave the pram in the public area of the building.....
23:50 November 13, 2012 by Berlin fuer alles
veiled mafia-style threat. Possibly

a macabre joke. Possibly

particularly passive-aggressive. No. This is not passive aggressive. This is either aggressive or not. Go back to journalist school whoever wrote this article.
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