Well, well, well ... now what doo we have here: Police respond to reports of a man with a gun only to find a musician with a 4ft didgeridoo

Mail Online | 6/22/2018 | Andy Dolan for the Daily Mail
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When police received five calls from concerned members of the public about a man carrying a gun in a town park, they wasted no time in responding.

A riot van was despatched to the scene on Tuesday to block the suspect’s exit from the park until an armed response unit could arrive.

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But when Mark Sleigh, 39, returned to the vehicle and officers ordered him to ‘drop the weapon’, the bemused law-enforcers discovered the 4ft-long object was the amateur musician’s home-made plastic didgeridoo.

Bicycle restorer Mr Sleigh insisted yesterday that the only thing offensive about the plastic decorated instrument was perhaps the ‘droning’ noise that it makes.

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He told how the two police constables saw...
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