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Tag: telephone harassment


Man accused of sneaking into vacant hotel room, calling 911 and rapping to dispatcher

A man is in jail after being accused of prank calling 911 several times Monday from a Fife hotel room he didn’t pay for.

Curtis Joe Tyquiengco, 41, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of second-degree burglary and telephone harassment.

According to court documents:

Tyquiengco called emergency dispatchers three or four times from a room at the Travelodge in Fife. He claimed to be from a California radio station, and rapped into the phone.

Hotel officials told police no one was renting the room at the time.

Officers heard someone singing in the room when they arrived, and Tyquiengco opened

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