Oktoberfest revellers in Bavarian attire raise their one-litre mugs during the annual beer festival, which attracted millions of visitors from around the world. Photo: Reuters Oktoberfest revellers in Bavarian attire raise their one-litre mugs during the annual beer festival, which attracted millions of visitors from around the world. Photo: Reuters
Oktoberfest revellers in Bavarian attire raise their one-litre mugs during the annual beer festival, which attracted millions of visitors from around the world. Photo: Reuters

Fewer lager louts at Oktoberfest, but record number tried to steal mugs

Assaults fall 40pc, but record 112,000 tried to keep mugs as souvenirs

Oktoberfest revellers in Bavarian attire raise their one-litre mugs during the annual beer festival, which attracted millions of visitors from around the world. Photo: Reuters Oktoberfest revellers in Bavarian attire raise their one-litre mugs during the annual beer festival, which attracted millions of visitors from around the world. Photo: Reuters
Oktoberfest revellers in Bavarian attire raise their one-litre mugs during the annual beer festival, which attracted millions of visitors from around the world. Photo: Reuters
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