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Police find Christmas Vacation’s ‘Cousin Eddie’ in Lodi, Wisconsin

LODI, Wis. — Spotted in Lodi, Wisconsin a police officer located a Christmas classic movie character on the street.

Shared to the Lodi Police Department Facebook page, a mannequin was dressed in a white bathrobe and furry hat, recreating the scene from the 1989 movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.”

In the movie, “Eddie,” who is played by Randy Quaid, empties his family’s RV waste tank into the sewer.

Courtesy Lodi Police Department

Police say the “Cousin Eddie” character has shown up the last two years around Christmastime.

“He’s up to his old tricks again,” the caption reads on Facebook.