Suspicious wife travels with hubby’s entrails
CUSTOMS officers at an Austrian airport were taken aback to find human entrails in the bag of a Moroccan traveller, who said they belonged to her dead husband, local media reported.
The unusual find was made by inspectors at the regional airport of Graz, who checked the luggage belonging to a woman arriving from Morocco, newspapers reported.
The intestines had been carefully wrapped and placed in two receptacles.
The unnamed woman explained that she suspected that her deceased husband, a Moroccan born in 1976, had been poisoned.
She hoped to have a toxicology analysis of his tissue carried out, the Kleine Zeitung reported.
APA newspaper said the discovery was confirmed by the ministry of finance, which is the oversight body for Austria’s customs service.
Police said they had not been asked to intervene. –