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Woman arrested for telling neighbour "your children look delicious"

She says the children were leaving things on her porch.

A WOMAN IN the US state of Minnesota has been arrested after allegedly leaving her neighbours a note saying that their children “look delicious”.

38-year-old Carrie Pernula was arrested last Friday for allegedly sending neighbours anonymous threats.

The first note, which arrived in September read:

“The children look delicious. May I have a taste?”

The family posted the note on a community Facebook and alerted the police. They were then signed up to magazine subscriptions, which had threatening address labels on them.

“Instead of a name on the address label it said things like ‘tasty children’ along those lines,” Champlin Deputy Police Chief Ty Schmidt told local station WCCO.

PastedImage-85946 Carrie Pernula Source: WCCO

Police traced the magazines and arrested Pernula, who admitted sending the threats.

“She was angry because the kids were leaving things in her yard and I think being a little noisy, being kids, the way kids are.

“In this case they went way beyond the bounds of what should be done.”

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Locals say that word of the threats spread through social media and that they feared for their children.

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