MOSCOW, 8 Feb – RIA Novosti. In the United States, a pranker was shot dead during a “prank” with a robbery, according to NBC News.
The incident took place in Nashville, Tennessee. Timothy Wilkes and his friend decided to play a prank on a group of people in the parking lot of one of the enterprises, simulating a robbery using knives for butchering meat.
However, one of the victims of the prank, 23-year-old David Starnes Jr., shot and killed 20-year-old Wilkes. He told the police that he was not aware of the “joke” and that he took the threat seriously.
According to NBC News, local law enforcement officers have begun to investigate the incident; no charges have yet been brought against Starnes.