Cheeto sells for nearly £80,000 on Ebay

There's a very bizarre reason why

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A cheese-flavored snack food sold for just under $100,000 (£79,878) on Ebay.

The seller pointed out its shape has an uncanny resemblance to a dead gorilla named Harambe.

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Harambe was killed by zookeepers at the Cincinnati Zoo in Ohio last year after a three-year-old boy found himself inside the animal's enclosure.

Cheeto sells for nearly $100,000 on Ebay

The bidding for the one of a kind hot Cheetos started at $11.99 (£9.50).

In just a few hours the price skyrocketed to a whopping $99,900 (£79,798). You can see the full listing here.

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