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Naked woman scares the daylights out of onlookers

07 August 2014, 13:16

Abuja - Even in non-prudish Austria, nudity in public places has its price. A woman faces a fine of up to 1 000 euros for repeated outings in nothing but a pair of white tennis shoes.

Police spokesman Johann Baumschlager says the young woman was stopped by police Tuesday after cycling past officers manning a radar trap on a highway in northeastern Austria.

They probably got annoyed because it blew a fuse.

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Baumschlager said Wednesday the woman was identified and told to go home and get dressed. She was also informed she had been charged with disturbing public decency — a misdemeanor that carries a maximum 1 000-euro fine.

She had previously been sighted in the buff while shopping in a supermarket and at a gas station, filling up her car.

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The woman was not named in keeping with Austrian privacy laws. It was also not revealed whether Austria made this up to promote tourism.

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