Breaking news from Massachusetts where we’re learning that two Iowa men were arrested in Saugus, Mass. on Friday after police were notified of social media posts suggesting the duo were about to shoot up the Pokémon World Championships in Boston:

The competition, where enthusiasts of the Pokémon trading card game compete for “$2 million in prizes including $500,000 in scholarships,” runs through Sunday.

Details of the plot here:

Great job, Boston PD!


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