People ate rat meat - level 2

People ate rat meat - level 2

10-05-2013 06:00

Chinese producers have been producing fake meat. They made fox and rat meat look and taste like mutton.

Chinese police had been investigating crimes like this for three months. There were four hundred cases of fake meat. Nine hundred people were arrested. One of the criminals explained how they got foxes from a fox farm and they made the meat look like mutton. Rat meat was also used.

The fake meet that they had sold already made the criminals 1.6 million dollars.

Interesting words: fake (not real), mutton (meat from sheep), arrest (take to a police station).

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