By Steve Large

EAST SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — An East Sacramento couple got a surprise delivery: a package containing several pounds of pot.

They don’t know how or why it arrived on their doorstep, but they want it off their hands.

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“What the hell? Call the cops,” the wife said after discovering it.

It’s a delivery that has the couple dumbfounded. Inside a boxes, hidden underneath smaller empty boxes and bubble wrap was an airtight package containing a whole lot of weed.

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“This is easily thousands of dollars worth of marijuana,” said the husband. “If someone were to come in retaliation to something, you know, I have six kids.”

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The box showed up with the couple’s home listed as the return address with markings on the U.S. Postal Service delivery reading “unclaimed” and “postage due.”

A pot surprise, and it was high time to call the police

“For someone to just go ahead and take my name and smear it, that’s slanderous,” he said.

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The couple filed a police report, and investigators came and took the marijuana. They’ll work with the U.S. Postal Service to find out where the pot came from.