SAUGUS (CBS) – Santa certainly didn’t mean for this to happen.

A local family says their Christmas morning went awry when their 9-year-old son opened his new PlayStation 4, only to find a wooden replica inside with some graphic language and drawings written on it. The present was purchased from Target in Saugus.

The wooden PS4 replica (Image credit Kristin Lundy/Facebook)

The wooden PS4 replica (Image credit Kristin Lundy/Facebook)

“This has ruined his belief in Santa,” Kristin Lundy wrote in a Facebook post that has been shared more than 7,000 times.

The family declined an interview with WBZ-TV, but said Target has since made things right. The store replaced the fake PS4 with a real one, and gave them a $100 gift card for the inconvenience.

“We apologized to the guest for this, and are thankful for our store team’s quick response to make things right,” Target said in a statement to WBZ.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s