WHAT’S TRENDING: Koala in a Bag

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Imagine the surprise of Australian customs officers when they chanced upon a baby koala after arresting a woman for “outstanding” matters.

The women confessed she had kidnapped the koala because he looked cute.

Police in Brisbane said that when they asked the 50-year old woman if she had anything to declare on Sunday night, she handed over a zipped canvas bag that she said contained a baby koala.

The baby koala weighs about 3 pounds and has since been named Alfred.

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