Don't believe everything you read, especially on Facebook. That's the message the Auburn, Maine Police Department is trying to get across to people who keep sharing posts about an attempted child abduction at the Auburn Walmart, according to our news partner WMTW. The Auburn PD call it a rumor that is unfounded. So, please stop sharing it.

Here is the fake news post that people are sharing:

WMTW has some good tips about whether or not to share social media posts. Bottom line: Don't be so quick to share everything you see on Facebook. And, consider the source.

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