A screenshot of a media report is doing rounds claiming that a man was arrested after he threatened to spread coronavirus disease by coughing.
The headline reads, “Coronavirus: Florida man arrested for robbery using cough as a weapon.”
NewsMobile fact-checked the above post and found it to be a SATIRE.
We found that the graphic was made by Danking News, a satirical website. The text below their logo mentions that it is a satirical website.
Further investigation led us to a website called Break Your Own News, which was used to produce the above graphic.
This proves that the above post is a Satire and should not be taken a piece of true news.
If you want to fact-check any story, WhatsApp it now on +91 88268 00707
Click here for Latest News updates and viral videos on our AI-powered smart news