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Somerville Boy Vows to Call Only in an 'Emerginsy' After 911 Prank

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    Somerville Boy Vows to Call Only in an 'Emerginsy' After 911 Prank
    Somerville Police Department

    A Massachusetts police department has received a handwritten apology for a series of prank 911 calls from a young boy who promised not to call again except in an "emerginsy."

    The Boston Globe reports that a Somerville police officer was sent to East Somerville Community School last week after several 911 calls were made from a phone in the cafeteria. The officer found the students responsible and talked to them and their parents.

    A few days later, one of the students, about age 10, hand-delivered an apology note, which the department posted online.

    The boy said he was "very sorry" for the prank and recognized that it was "a really bad idea."

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