Woman Arrested for Calling 911 to Ask for a Pen

800px-BallpointMacroWith the cost of office supplies on the rise, one New Hampshire woman thought she discovered another way to replace the ball point that fell between the couch cushions. It really is a “simple thing” when you think about it.

via UPI.com

HOOKSET, N.H., Aug. 20 (UPI) — New Hampshire police said a woman who has called 911 multiple times in the past month was arrested for calling the emergency number to ask for a pen.

Police said Jeanie Defresne of Hookset, who has called the emergency number 10 times in the past month, called 911 during the weekend and requested a writing instrument, WBZ-TV, Boston, reported Tuesday.

“I just want a simple thing,” Dufresne told the dispatcher. “A pen.”

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1 Comment on "Woman Arrested for Calling 911 to Ask for a Pen"

  1. BuzzCoastin | Aug 21, 2013 at 6:04 pm |

    “I just want a simple thing,” Dufresne told the dispatcher.
    “A night in jail and lesbian sex.”

    Dufresne, whose age was not reported, was arrested on a misuse of 911 charge.
    She was ordered held in lieu of $5,000 bond.

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