twitter facebook stumble upon rss

Teen Calls 911 After Parents Take Away Xbox

sign up for the momlogic newsletter Tweet This
Daily Herald: A Buffalo Grove teen was having fun, fun, fun until his parents took his video game system away.

callofduty270.jpg
So the unhappy 15-year-old dialed 911 around 12:50 p.m. Sunday to complain to police about his parents confiscating his Microsoft Xbox 360 as punishment.

"The Xbox caper started out as a 911 hang-up call," Buffalo Grove police Cmdr. Steve Husak said.

Police traced the call and sent an officer to the house where the teen inquired whether his parents had a legal right to take away his system.

Police then "advised him that he needed to listen to his parents," police reports said.

There's no indication of why the video game system was taken away or what the teen was playing. The Xbox, along with other up-to-date video game systems, include parental controls which can lock the system and prevent a child from playing.

Read more stories Moms Are Talking About.


next: Suri Cruise: the World's Smallest Woman?
1 comments so far | Post a comment now
Ten Tees January 9, 2011, 3:22 PM

Nice site. Enjoyable to read. I’ve just got a single opinion to make about funny t-shirts.


Back to top >>
advertisement