Crowley PD: Fake International Rice Festival page causing confusion on social media
According to the Crowley Police Department, a fake Facebook page imitating the International Rice Festival is back again and spreading false information.
Police say the fake page, which has been around since 2010, was created by a hacker.
The official Crowley International Rice Festival page even chimed in on the confusion hoping to get the community to take action against the fake.
"Well, our fake friends are back and spreading rumors...poor things must be bored but please know this fake page is not the Official International Rice Festival page. Please report and let's try to remove them as soon as possible. Happy Rice Festival, y'all!"
Previous posts from that fake page in 2016 and 2018, shared erroneous information about the annual fest.
In a recent post page, the fake rice …
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