Pennsylvania Man Is Not ‘That’ Casey Anthony

Wednesday, 13 Jul 2011 11:05 AM

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
A 43-year-old Pennsylvania man who shares the same name as the 25-year-old Casey Anthony of Florida, who was recently found not guilty of murdering her child, says he has been bombarded with calls, emails, and Facebook contacts since the verdict was read, reports NBC’s Philadelphia affiliate.

“After the verdict that day, it went crazy,” Anthony, of Darby, Pa., told the affiliate. “It was like everybody wanted to know and wanted to comment on this Casey Anthony situation.”

Anthony was hit with hundreds of Facebook friend requests. Then, since his phone number was listed on his Facebook page, the calls started.

“[They were] making comments about the verdict; who am I to take a child’s life,” Anthony said. “It went from being comical and scary to just being outright, make you mad as -- you know. Cause these people don't even know you, they don't have a clue."

Anthony contacted the social networking site, which gave him some options to defuse the situation, including creating a brand-new page with a different name.

The Florida Casey Anthony last week was acquitted by a jury in the killing of her 2-year-old daughter.


© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Chicken Pox Outbreak Locks Down Immigrant Facility

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 12:26 PM

An outbreak of chicken pox has slapped a quarantine lockdown on a New Mexico detention facility housing 500 illegal immi . . .

Most Illegal Border Kids Relocated to Texas

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 11:00 AM

Federal officials have placed more unaccompanied minors from Central America in Texas than any other state, according to . . .

Sudan Woman Who Faced Death over Faith Heads to US

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 09:54 AM

A Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence is heading to the United Stat . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved