Crime

Social Media Lampoons Police Plea for Mercy on Stolen Whataburger Order Numbers

Northeast Police Department

What could the Northeast Police Department be working toward on any given day? Stopping sex trafficking? Pulling over drunk drivers? Pursuing strong arm robbers and drug kingpins?

Making sure pesky teenagers and drunk college kids don't steal those little orange number tents from Whataburger?

The police department responsible for Cross Roads and Krugerville, the northeast section of Denton County, is sick of recovering these order cards. They declared this via their Facebook page Saturday:


The plea, of course, inspired a slew of social media commentary:


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Paige Skinner has written for the Dallas Observer since 2014.
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