Fisherman nets mortar shell from river
- Published: 28 May 2013 at 11.42
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AYUTTHAYA - A fisherman working a stretch of the Lop Buri river in Ayutthaya province found a scary catch in his net on Tuesday - an old, rusted up mortar round.
Pleek Kaewmoonniam, 61, told Pol Lt Samart Raksasak, the duty officer at Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya police station, that the mortar shell became entangled in his net while he was fishing the river in tambon Suan Phrik of Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya district of Ayutthaya.
He took it home as a curiosity, but his wife was scared, saying it could be dangerous, and told him to immediately tell the police.
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