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'Kill Obama' Facebook poll's creator nabbed!

A few days ago, US Secret Service had sleepless nights over a Facebook poll that quizzed whether President Obama should be assassinated. Now they have found out who the culprit it, but can't arrest the person as...

world Updated: Oct 02, 2009 16:05 IST

obamaThe infamous poll was afterall a prank played by a kid. The Secret Servide found out that a juvenile was behind the Facebook posting that asked whether President Obama should be assassinated.

After a chat with the young kid and the parents, the agency has decided not to press charges, a spokesman said. “This is something we classified as a mistake on the juvenile's part.”

Secret Service agents determined that there was no intent to harm Obama.

The agency declined to release the juvenile's name, age or residence.