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Police looking for TX teen claiming to be actively spreading COVID-19 on social media

Posted at 8:02 AM, Apr 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-06 09:02:42-04

The Carrollton Police Department is looking for a woman claiming to have COVID-19 and is actively spreading it.

The police department said that have identified the woman as 18-year-old Lorraine Maradiaga of Carrollton.

"We are charging her with Terroristic Threat, Texas Penal Code 22.07," they said in a post.

They have not located her yet. If you know where she is, call (972) 466-3333 or email CrimeTips@CityofCarrollton.com.

"We have no confirmation Maradiaga is actually a threat to public health. We are, however, taking her social media actions very seriously," they said.