Australian Police Free Naked Man From Washing Machine Using Olive Oil

He was apparently playing hide and seek.

1. The incident took place on Saturday in Mooroopna town, north of Melbourne.

2. The man allegedly hid in the machine so that he could surprise his partner.

It took the police 20 minutes to rescue him. In the end, the only way they could dislodge him was with…

3. Liberal use of olive oil.

4. Sergeant Michelle De Araugo told AFP news agency:

It was just a game gone wrong. It would be fair to say the gentleman was very embarrassed

5. Moral of the story: don’t get in washing machines, however fun it might seem.

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Alan White is a news editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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