Police urge people to not share false stories on Facebook after false post about kidnapping

Police urge people to not share false stories on Facebook after false post about kidnapping

MT. PLEASANT, Pa. — The Mount Pleasant Police Department is responding to claims on Facebook that someone tried to kidnap a woman in their community.

Channel 11 received several calls about this and reached out to police, who said they were never contacted by a possible victim and did not get any calls related to a kidnapping.

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The department posted a message on Facebook urging any possible victims to call 911.

They're also asking people to not post false stories, because it just creates fear.

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