Children throw garlic bulbs and coconut at taxis


Garlic (illustration) 
By: Feng Qian

Police detained a group of children and escorted them home to their parents after they allegedly threw garlic bulbs and coconuts at passing taxis, police in the United Kingdom said.

According to the Manchester police, the children, aged between 11 and 14, were on the street and waiting for taxis to pass by.

When the kids spotted a taxi, they threw coconuts and garlic bulbs. Some victims also reported that the children fired a pellet gun at them.

When the police caught them, the children were in possession of garlic, coconuts and a pellet gun. The children were detained and questioned before they were escorted home to their parents.

Police warned the parents to watch over the children. Luckily, there were no injuries or damages as a result of the attacks.