Monday, January 14, 2008

Robberies at Stop Signs

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
14 January 2008

Police: Stop sign robbery e-mail just a rumor

By Danza Johnson
Daily Journal

TUPELO – Over the past two weeks, an e-mail about some peculiar robberies has had some residents spooked, but police say there’s no reason for alarm because it isn’t true.

Tupelo Police Capt. Bart Aguirre said his phone has been ringing off the hook from people who’ve received or heard about an e-mail about robberies at stop signs. [...]