Feud Between Neighbors Ends In Slug Fest

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The slugs in question are those slimy little creatures that wreak havoc in a garden. In Sweden, a man dumped a sack of killer slugs into his neighbor's garden. She already had filed a restraining order against him for pitching fire crackers into her yard. He's been found guilty of adult bullying.

LYNN NEARY, host:

Good morning. I'm Lynn Neary.

A feud between neighbors in Sweden ended in a slug fest, though no punches were thrown. The slugs in question are those slimy little creatures that wreak havoc in a garden. A man dumped a sack of these killer slugs into his neighbor's garden. She had already filed a restraining order against him for pitching firecrackers into her yard. He's been found guilty of adult bullying, and there will be no fresh tomatoes for him this summer.

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