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Dead man attends soccer match.

Dead man attends soccer matchWe realize we’re getting close to April Fool’s Day, but this is no joke: Just hours after 17-year-old Christopher Jacome was gunned down in his local park on Saturday, ultra fans of top level Colombian team Cucuta Deportivo stole his body from the funeral home, and charged through security to bring it into the stadium, coffin and all.

The medic for the soccer club, Julio Rivera, told the press, “They don’t let in the “barras” (soccer fanatics) but yes, a cadaver. This is the only part of the world where this has happened.”