Venice Mayor Denounces 'Imbeciles' on Electric Surfboards

Venice’s mayor took to Twitter on August 17 to denounce what he called two “imbeciles” who were spotted riding electric surfboards along a city canal.

Mayor Luigi Brugnaro later said the pair had been identified and would be facing fines.

Twitter user @angloswissguy replied to the mayor’s post with a couple of videos showing the pair’s exploits.

La Nuova Venezia cited police as saying the two were Australians, and that they were facing fines of €1,500 each. Credit: Daniel E via Storyful

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