7 Feb 08
Police in Motala are investigating the fishy case of a 52-year-old man who was awoken on Thursday morning by an open tin of fermented herring flying through his bedroom window. [YouTube video]
As anyone who has ever smelled the strange delicacy will know, this was breakfast in bed with a cruel and unusual twist.
Police in the southern town are classifying the herring grenade attack as property damage, TV4 reports.
Investigators are believed to have strong suspicions as to who may have been behind the pungent missile launch.