Resources wasted as authorities investigate prank

Photo posted to Facebook
Photo posted to Facebook

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A teen is facing several charges after a photo posted on Facebook as a joke was taken very seriously by law-enforcement officials.

It's a story we first brought to you last night on Region 8 News at 10.

Tonight, Allison Munn speaks with Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd about the incident, the wasted man-hours and how this is new territory for his department.

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