A man who was hunting in the Mark Twain National Forest, just 30 minutes from Lebanon, was about to set up camp in a spot he uses each season, when he noticed something about the ground that didn’t seem right. After poking around at the ground a bit, he got concerned about what he found and urgently called police. The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department came running, bringing along with them a massive team of expert personnel they called in for assistance.
Update: FBI Investigating Bulk Cell Phone Purchases in Missouri
FBI spokeswoman Bridget Patton told The Kansas City Star, “You have local law enforcement acting out of an abundance of caution. We have seen similar purchases of bulk cell phones in the past, and it has been concluded that these transactions were unrelated to terrorism.” (Of course, that's exactly why the FEDS are getting involved...because it's unrelated to terrorism. Hmmmm Got it! Now why are you guys involved if it's unrelated to terrorism?)
Update: 6 Missouri Walmarts Now Report Bulk Cell Phone Purchases – Dozens of Propane Tanks Stolen in KC
Update: MISSOURI ON ALERT: 4 Bulk Cell Phone Purchases – Now Dozens of Propane Tanks Stolen in KC
FOX 4 KC reported:
Several Missouri law enforcement agencies have notified the FBI about a large amount of cell phone purchases from area Walmarts.
Now, another incident has some people wondering if we are in danger of a terrorist attack in our area. A large number of propane tanks have been reported stolen from several locations is Independence and Lee`s Summit.
Via Gateway Pundit
Two “foreign speaking” men set off alarms after they entered the local Walmart store in Lebanon, Missouri and purchased 60 cellphones. The purchase was made around 4 AM last Saturday morning. Police were called but released the men saying they didn’t have a legal reason to detain them.
A large number of cellphones bought in the early morning hours set off concern in Lebanon.
Police say just before 4am Saturday morning, two men purchased about 60 phones from the Walmart store.
Police were called, but after talking with them police say they didn’t have a legal reason to detain them.
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