This Woman Thought Reporting A Fake Robbery Would Be A Good April Fools’ Joke

Up until the police came and arrested her, that is.

1. Susan Alexandria Tinker called in a robbery on Monday while working at a local Waffle House.

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2. Police officers searched the Waffle House for two hours, scouring the grounds with K9 units, only to find out there was no robbery.

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3. That’s when Tinker revealed that it was actually just a big April Fools’ joke.

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4. Tinker was then arrested and charged with one count of falsely summoning police.

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5. Tinker has since been fired from the Waffle House and faces a maximum sentence of 12 months in jail and a $2,500 fine.

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6. Well, it looks like the only April Fool here…

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7. …was her.

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