Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday April 18, 2014

Twitter Parody Account Owner's Home Raided By Police

Thinking of making a parody Twitter account mocking the mayor of your town? You might want to read this first. I'm a little disappointed they didn't use a swat team though.

Police searched a West Bluff house Tuesday and seized phones and computers in an effort to unmask the author of a parody Twitter account that purported to be Mayor Jim Ardis. The account آ— known as @Peoriamayor already had been suspended for several weeks when up to seven plainclothes police officers executed a search warrant about 5:20 p.m. at 1220 N. University St.