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Video emerges of magpie stealing food in supermarket

A magpie sneaked into the supermarket in Havant Photo: Raquel Burchell

Video has emerged of a magpie who flew into a supermarket in Havant and began helping himself to food on the shelves.

The footage was filmed by Meridian viewer Andy Warhorse.

Pictures emerged on Thursday of the magpie attacking packets of minced meat.

Raquel Burchell, said the bird then flew off and started eating bread and fruit while onlooking customers left the shop appalled.

A 19-year-old woman, who lives in Emsworth, said staff did not know what to do about the bird.

Tesco have replied saying they maintain the highest of hygiene standards at all times.