The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil,
but because of those who look on and do nothing.

~~~ Albert Einstein

Sunday, October 26, 2008

Hello 911?

Jodi Harris must have wondered what was going on. Police were showing up at her home time after time, answering calls to 911 that she wasn't making. There was the report that a police officer had been shot and stuff in her trunk, the call that she was beaten. Calls came in the middle of the night, 22 of them, each reporting a 'serious' crime sending officers speeding to Harris' door. Only, there was never any emergency at Harris' home.

Finally, detectives started recording the calls that were ringing into the 911 call center from a cell phone.

They played them for Harris and that's when she said she recognized the voice as that of her neighbor's, Christopher Gonzalez.

"The whole time he was calling he was sitting at the window watching and I never knew it because we never had any conflict with him. He was very polite," Harris said.

Some people are just creepy.

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