Can I burrow some bullets? Badger sparks security scare by breaking into ammunition compound at army base

我能在子弹堆里打洞吗?獾闯入军事基地的军火库,引发了安全恐慌

Plucky badger broke into Ministry of Defence base after digging under fencing

一只勇敢的獾在栅栏下挖洞闯入了国防部基地

Animal sparked a security scare at undisclosed ammo compound in Wiltshire

这只动物在威尔特郡的一个秘密弹药库引发了安全恐慌

Wiltshire Wildlife Hospital confirmed it safely rescued the 'determined' badger

威尔特郡野生动物医院证实,这只“意志坚定”的獾已经安全获救

Military officials told them the badger ‘penetrated secure fencing’ and was trapped.

军方官员告诉他们,这只獾“穿透了安全栅栏”,被困住了。

The exact location of the base has not been disclosed for security reasons.

出于安全原因,该基地的确切位置尚未公布。



The Ministry of Defence called in wildlife officers after a badger dug its way into the facility, in Wiltshire, last month

上个月,一只獾闯入威尔特郡的设施后,国防部召集了野生动物官员(图)

Charity spokesman Marilyn Korkis said: ‘You won’t deter a determined badger.

慈善组织发言人玛丽莲·科基斯说:“你无法阻止一只意志坚定的獾。

‘Badgers can end up in all sorts of places but this was exceptional.

“獾可以在各种各样的地方结束生命,但这次是例外。”


She added the adult badger had ‘found a weak place’ in the fencing and dug its way into the compound.

她补充说,这只成年獾在栅栏上“找到了一个薄弱之处”, 并挖了进去。


A spokesman for the Wiltshire Wildlife Hospital said it had an ‘anxious call from the Army’ after the animal broke in to an ammunition compound

威尔特郡野生动物医院的一位发言人说,在这只动物闯入一个弹药库后,医院接到了“军队焦虑的电话”(图)

The charity added the badger would have gone through several levels of security to where he was found.

该慈善机构补充说,这只獾可能通过了几个级别的安全措施才被发现。

Rescuers found the culprit ‘curled up against a wall’.

救援人员发现这名罪犯“蜷缩在墙边”。

She said: ‘We managed to creep up on him on tiptoe and box him in before he realized something was happening.’

她说:“我们蹑手蹑脚地靠近它,并在它意识到发生了什么之前把他装入盒里。”

A spokesman for the MoD said: ‘We can confirm Wiltshire Wildlife Hospital were contacted by the army to humanely capture and remove a badger trapped inside a compound at one of the army’s bases.’

一位国防部发言人说:“我们可以证实,军队联系了威尔特郡野生动物医院,并人道地捕获并转移了一个困在军队基地院子里的獾。”

The incident took place on May 9.

该事件发生在5月9日。