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subject to a playful hoax or joke

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We are giving away two free tickets to everyone to celebrate our 33rd anniversary," the hoax website said.
com/fans-hope-chester-benningtons-death-hoax-2568677) Fans Hope Chester Bennington's Death Is A Hoax
The 18-year-old, who was the only one implicated in the case, appeared at the High Criminal Court for the first time to plead not guilty to possessing explosive materials and planting hoax bombs.
Last month a Stockton primary school was placed in partial "lockdown" after a phone caller made threats while in Middlesbrough children were evacuated from a primary due to a bomb hoax.
This puts the postcode fifth in the country for hoax calls.
He has been charged with making a hoax bomb call and bailed to appear at Sandwell Magistrates Court on February 26.
Information obtained by the Telegraph through a Freedom of Information request revealed that between 2013 and 2015, 196 hoax calls were made to paramedics.
North Wales Fire and Rescue Service have received 749 hoax calls since 2013, of which firefighters responded to 208.
RonnieBray huddersfield examiner Fake Aldi vouchers: Supermarket warns Christmas shoppers that 40% off voucher is an internet scam People share such rubbish without checking if it's a hoax Fiona Harrison Wonder how many have turned up at Aldi checkout with these things Pat Peart And look at it
Polish police acting on a tip-off from a hoax caller searched a Ryanair jet for an explosive device on Thursday but found nothing, police and the airline said.
FIREFIGHTERS in Merseyside have been plagued by nearly 240 hoax calls this year.
With hoax emails claiming to be from high profile brands becoming increasingly common and sophisticated, Telstra is warning Australians to be wary of the latest string of emails asking for sensitive or personal information.
A WOMAN has been charged with making a hoax call after police were told a man had been stabbed in an Erdington flat.
Summary: Sydney: One of the Australian radio hosts at the centre of a royal hoax call .
DURHAM: TOUGH action on hoax calls to police has seen offences fall and cash saved.