Officers seize 'snuff' video
Tuesday 06 April 1993
Cannibal Holocaust, which shows an explorer being butchered by South American indians, and banned videos including Driller Killer, were found at a weekend comic fair held at the Midland Hotel in the city centre. They were being offered for pounds 10 each.
A spokesman for Birmingham's environmental services department said that it was the first known seizure in the city of a snuff video. He said he had no doubt that the death scene was genuine.
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