Customs officers at an Austrian airport were left shocked after pulling over a suspicious looking passenger and discovered she was carrying her dead husband’s intestines.
The woman who was travelling from Morocco to Graz airport in Austria was carrying body parts of her dead husband, said officials. She had kept the cut out intestines carefully in two containers.
The customs officials held the woman after they became suspicious of her unusual behavior. When interrogated, the woman told the officials that she believed her husband was poisoned and therefore she wanted a medical check-up to be conducted, for which she was carrying the intestines with her.
She added that she wanted a toxicology analysis of his tissue carried out, so decided to travel with the body part.
Graz Airport is in Austria’s second largest city and mainly serves flights to Europe and other holiday destinations.