People trust the police with their lives, so they expect that officers tackle their duties in a serious matter. This, however, means that if someone with a badge was to try pulling off a prank, it could go a long way. And it did. It all started with a Facebook* post by the Allen County (KS) Sheriff’s Department, and ended with quite a few confused and pissed folks.
What were the clues? First of all, the non-existent timeframe (February 29th), as this year February has only 28 days
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