Boy calls 911 after being told to wash dishes

A 12 year old boy getting a stern talking-to by police after calling 911 when he was told to get off the Internet and wash the dishes.

The boy called the OPP in Simcoe just before 9:45 p.m. Thursday night.

He told officers he wanted them to find him a new family.

Police in Simcoe have been dealing with numerous misuses of the emergency line, including a fight over what to watch on TV and a seven year old boy who called police after getting snowpants as a Christmas gift.