LAREDO, Texas Many people in Laredo rushed to the pumps to fill up due to an alleged gas shortage rumor that spread on social media.
The panic has caused some gas stations to allegedly hike the price for gas.
Some gas stations were allegedly seen hiking their prices up to $10.
Laredo Police say they will be filing a report on the gas station and they encourage anyone to report this sort of activity to the Texas Attorney General's Office.
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