Police are investigating a social media threat of the 'biggest mass shooting in modern American history' targeting Walmart stores in Missouri
Authorities are investigating a mass shooting threat against Walmart stores in Kansas City, Missouri, Kansas City Police Detective Robert Jorgenson told Business Insider in an interview Saturday. The threat was posted this week to Reddit by someone claiming to have two AR-15 semi-automatic weapons and 22 pipe bombs, according to a copy of the threat viewed by Business Insider.
Sunday, August 11, 2019
More Deets On Reddit Walmart Rumor And Kansas City Social Media Hysteria
Social media fear mongering on a suspected mass shooting show how easy it is to inspire panic locally from a local message board and a few other forums which mostly serve to share fake news and harbor insights from clueless cubicle workers wasting space at their b.s. jobs whilst pretending to play online expert . . . Here's another one of their tidbits that turned out to be nothing: