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German Police have discovered the culprits that vandalised more than 70 graves at Bonn in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia - wild pigs.

The porkers had broken into the cemetery attracted by the fresh greenery that had been left in wreaths and for the plants on the graves - and proceeded to uproot vegetation and smash grave ornaments as they grubbed for food.

They then fled back out through a hole in the fence leaving behind a scene of devastation.

Wild pigs have become a major nuisance in Germany as with no natural predator and plenty of food their numbers have soared in recent years.

Despite hunting it has done little to trim the numbers, which have increasingly encroached onto populated areas to forage, especially in winter.

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