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Fake Twitter account cancels school and impersonates Hampton Superintendent

During last weeks snowstorm, someone created a fake Twitter account claiming to be the Hampton Public School superintendent. The impersonator used the account to announce that school had been closed.
Credit: Hampton Public Schools
Linda Shifflette

HAMPTON-- During last weeks snowstorm, someone created a fake Twitter account claiming to be the Hampton Public School superintendent, Linda Shifflette. The impersonator used the account to announce that school had been closed.

School officials tried to get the correct information out once they realized the existence of the account and tweet.

The impersonator took the opportunity to get one more laugh in at the school systems expense.