October 31, 2011
The Osaka Prefecture Police Ikuno station arrested the 31-year-old hearing woman of Osaka City who notified a falsehood by cellular texting message on October 31.
Around 4:55 a.m. on October 14, she apparently notified that the apartment was burning, using the cellular texting service for the Deaf and blocking the operation of the Ikuno station and the Osaka Prefecture Police communication direction division.
According to the Ikuno station, the woman says that she has not reported" and denies suspicion. There were about 100 false text messages in her cellular phone since September.