It’s About Time

Cops keep hunting down kids with overdue library books

The Freeport Area Library Board’s president, fed up with the repeatedly ignored phone calls and letters, called police to pay a “courtesy call” to the delinquent reader (the books have since been returned and the fine paid). If you’re baffled by the high fine (running up an $81.60 library fine is like racking up a $20 Taco Bell bill — it just doesn’t happen), now you know how that measly 40 cents per day adds up over a 204-day period.

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C’mon, MSN. The cops aren’t hunting down 5 year olds–but rather their stupid, irresponsible parents who are STEALING from libraries.

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