The object discovered at Green Head, 250km from Perth in Western Australia, has raised speculation it is part of an Indian space rocket

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A giant metal cylinder has washed up on a beach in Western Australia, baffling locals and posing a mystery to police.

The huge copper-coloured cylinder was found on a beach near Green Head on Sunday, and was reported to Police by bewildered local residents.

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