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35 celebrity Internet death hoaxes

POSTED: 6:18 PM Sep 18 2013   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Nov 24 2014

Internet pranks can be downright dangerous. Just ask our biggest celebrities, some of whom have "died" several times in fake online reports.

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Will Ferrell supposedly died in a paragliding accident in California in 2006, according to a rumor circulated online thanks to a faux press release.

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Police: Shoplifting suspect asked to borrow plain clothes officer's phone

Kingsport Police say a theft suspect asked a plain clothes officer to borrow his phone after walking out of a grocery store with items worth over $600.

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Saltville man charged with sexual battery of children under 13

A Saltville man is being charged with sexually abusing children.

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