Man Reports ‘Unexploded WWII Bomb,’ Turns Out To Be Zucchini

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There are so many awful things happening in the world that you can’t take any risks, which is why an 81-year-old man in the German town of Bretten decided to call the police when he came across an unexploded bomb from World War II. Well, OK, it wasn’t exactly a bomb.

The man didn’t come across a bomb, in fact he came across something that won’t be harming anyone anytime soon — he came across a freaking zucchini. Yep, you heard that right.

Man Reports ‘Unexploded WWII Bomb,’ Turns Out To Be Zucchini

Police from Karlsruhe, shared the incident on their Facebook, and agreed that the 16-inch squash “really did look very like a bomb.”

Police now believe that someone just threw the zucchini over the old man’s hedge. But in conclusion, there was no bomb, just a gross vegetable that no one enjoys eating. OK, so some people enjoy eating it, although I’m still trying to figure out why.

h/t Huffington Post

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