Tampa, Florida -- By law, cell phones are required to allow a person to dial 911, even if they are not paying for any service.
Hillsborough County deputies say one man abused that privilege by calling 911 using an unregistered cell phone... more than one thousand times.
38-year-old Jason Michael Honaker was arrested and charged with seven felony counts of fals 911 calls, with more charges possible. Investigators say that since December 31, Honaker called the emergency number more than 1,200 times. Sometimes Honaker would allegedly ramble on, while other times he wouldn't speak at all.
Deputies say Honaker confessed to making many of the calls. He was taken into jail on $14,000 bond...(click pic to continue reading)