A courthouse in the US evacuated its building and alerted authorities after a member of staff discovered a "suspicious" object.
Federal police sealed off the area around the Edward J Schwartz US Courthouse on Friday and called in a bomb squad who arrived suited up in vests and helmets, according to Reuters.
"It was oblong, egg-shaped, you could say, I think aluminum, with a cord coming out of it leading to a small plastic box that contained a battery," explained San Diego Fire-Rescue spokesman Lee Swanson.
The bomb squad soon determined it was indeed a sex toy (and not a bomb) that had probably been dropped in the area and did not pose a threat.
No one came forward to claim the device Mr Swanson added...