Man Shoots Up #PizzaGate Restaurant Over The FAKE News Report Claiming Hillary Clinton Was Operating A Child Sex Ring There!
Still think fake news isn't an issue, Zuckerberg?
On Sunday, a 28-year-old North Carolina resident named Edgar M. Welch used a loaded rifle to threaten the staff and patrons at Comet Ping Pong, a pizza parlor in the Washington D.C. area.
As for why Edgar decided to assault the eatery, it all ties back to a FAKE NEWS story (known as #PizzaGate) circulating around the Internet around the time of the election.
According to the bogus #PizzaGate reports, Hillary Clinton and her former campaign chair John Podesta have been running an "elite" pedophile ring out of the eatery for years. Some conspiracy theorists have even gone on to claim there are "tunnels" underneath the restaurant to accommodate child trafficking.
Take a look at some of the FALSE claims made by trolls — and the son of Donald Trump's incoming security advisor (below):