A mystery in New Zealand: thousands of severed possum tails

October 28, 2015 4:01 PM

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A mystery in New Zealand: thousands of severed possum tails

Thousands of possum tails turned up mysteriously scattered across roads large and small in the Auckland and Northland regions of New Zealand over the weekend. Travelers who've counted them as frequently as every few hundred yards have been posting about them on Facebook, reports the New Zealand Herald, but no one is any closer to solving the mystery.

"What would make someone want to go on a joy ride with a truck load of possum tails and scatter them like rose petals out the window from Northland down to here?" a Waitakere Ranges Local Board member asks.

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