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Missouri man accused of calling 911 seventeen times, hanging up

KENNETT, MO (KFVS) -

Kennett, Missouri police say a man is accused of calling 911 a number of times, and hanging up.

On Wednesday morning, officers were dispatched to Independence and Dixie Roadway after dispatch received several 911 calls.

Officers took the caller, Travis D. McGowan, into custody for misusing the 911 system.

Police say McGowan called 911 and hung up 17 times for no reason.

McGowan was taken to the Dunklin County Jail.

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