Teen fined $150 for April Fool's joke

April 3, 2011 8:51:21 AM PDT
An April Fool's prank came with a serious cost for an Illinois teenager.

Police say a 16-year-old Bloomington girl texted a friend and her cousin that she had been robbed and shot in the foot.

They panicked and called police, who figured out it was an April Fool's joke.

Officers were not amused and fined the teen girl $150.