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Zombie saw red

The rumour that a US-made robot zombie was on the loose in a south-western Chinese city caused widespread panic among children and parents, according to the Chongqing Legal News, AFP reports from Peking. 'The zombie specialised in eating children wearing red clothes and it was said to have devoured several kids already,' said the newspaper.