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Help! Police! My Ice Cream is Melting!

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#1    Leonardo



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Posted 04 June 2014 - 10:39 AM

Okay, it's not exactly as the thread title suggests but this call to the police 999 life-or-death emergency number to report a short-changing of sprinkles on her ice-cream is mind-boggling.

Why would a person even think to dial 999 in this situation? :blink:

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Posted 04 June 2014 - 11:10 AM

Police cordoned off the area with cones.

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Posted 04 June 2014 - 11:21 AM

Did they position snipers on the roof tops and send in a SWAT team?...

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Posted 04 June 2014 - 12:01 PM

View PostTaun, on 04 June 2014 - 11:21 AM, said:

Did they position snipers on the roof tops and send in a SWAT team?...

I would have fully expected this if it would have happened in the United States.

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Posted 04 June 2014 - 01:55 PM

View PostLeonardo, on 04 June 2014 - 10:39 AM, said:

Why would a person even think to dial 999 in this situation? :blink:

Yeah! She should have contacted the General Consumer Advice number instead: http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/shopwell


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Posted 04 June 2014 - 07:36 PM

Wonder how old this person was. Often times these old bitties have nothing else to concern themselves with so they blubber about stupid garbage.

Feel sorry for whoever had to deal with that though, must've been like an instant migraine.

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