facebook
twitter
search
search

Couple live in sewer for 22 years

Dec. 6, 2012 at 12:07 PM

MEDELLIN, Colombia, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- A Colombian couple who moved into a sewer with their dog said they are living life "better than the president."

Miguel Restrepo, 62, told Colombian radio station La FM that he and his wife, Maria Garcia, have been living comfortably in a Medellin sewer for the past 22 years, Colombia Reports reported Thursday.

Restrepo said they are living "better than the president" in the "calm" and "carefree" setting. He said the sewer is outfitted with a kitchen, TV, bed, chair and fan.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Archeologists find U.S. Army bacon and sunscreen tins buried at Salisbury Plain
Lightning lights up Cinderella's castle, delays fireworks
Florida man's kayak capsizes while trying to catch a shark