A teenager thought it would be funny to text a random phone number saying she hid a body, but the joke backfired.
Of all the local phone numbers she could have chosen, the 15-year-old Arkansas girl picked one that belonged to a police detective.
So what was the prank?
To text: “I hid the body … Now what?” to a random phone number. The teen said she got the idea for the prank from a posting on the website Pinterest.
Police immediately investigated and found the girl’s address by tracing her cellphone number.
Police didn’t find the prank funny and say it tied up some of the department’s resources.
The girl was released with a warning.