Family’s holiday ruined after Airbnb beach house raided in drug bust

Airbnb

Feed-twFeed-fb

Beach holidays: A time to relax, get some sun and be questioned for hours by armed police during a drug bust.

That was the nightmare experience of Dieter Winkler, who was staying with his family in a Burleigh Heads’ house on Australia’s Gold Coast that he had booked on Airbnb over the Christmas period, News Corp Australia reported.

The family of seven was questioned for five hours by Burleigh Criminal Investigation Branch officers, Winkler told the outlet, after a drug lab was found in one of the bedrooms during a raid. "The cops piled in on a mission," he said. "They didn’t know we were innocent, so it wasn’t a friendly reception … We’d just been getting ready for a barbecue." Read more…

More about Australia, Police, Airbnb, Startups, and Us World

via Mashable http://on.mash.to/1mMR6Gi

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s