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Posted at 6:32 AM ET, 11/29/2010

Police called after man traps self in basement

By Washington Post Editors

Police in Germany were called when residents heard the sound of drilling coming from inside their home. Turns out a neighbor had bricked himself into his basement by accident, according to this report:

Our self-imprisoning friend freed himself by knocking down a wall after camping in the cellar for several days -- but he opted to demolish his neighbours' wall rather than the one he had just put up.

Read the full story on the Metro web site.

By Washington Post Editors  | November 29, 2010; 6:32 AM ET
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