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(Image courtesy Sony Pictures Television)

(Image courtesy Sony Pictures Television)

Free meth lab with every purchase,” probably violates some kind of advertising regulation, but that’s what happened in Rancho Cordova recently:

A couple of California prospectors bidding on defaulted, unopened self-storage units ended up with the remains of a hazardous drug lab instead of any valuables.

Steve Bohannon and his uncle, Ken, tried their hand at an auction at a CubeSmart facility in Rancho Cordova, outside Sacramento.

Their $80 bid looked like a steal — some units contain priceless treasures — until they dug through their haul and discovered boxes that read “Danger! Poison,” on the side, Steve told KCRA-TV.

I’m surprised local authorities didn’t immediately seize the “guilty” property and resell it themselves.