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A Massachusetts police department is asking the public to refrain from criminal activity because it is 'straight up hot as soccer balls out there'

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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A massive heat wave is gripping half of the country, and as of Friday nearly 200 million people were under a heat advisory.
And the Braintree Police Department in Braintree, Massachusetts, is asking residents to refrain from criminal activity until it cools down.
In a Facebook post published on Friday, the department said, "Folks. Due to the extreme heat, we are asking anyone thinking of doing criminal activity to hold off until Monday."
"Conducting criminal activity, in this extreme heat is next level henchmen status, and also very dangerous."
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