HEY KIDS! If You Don’t Want to Get Shot, Don’t Use This Phone Case

gun_cellphone_case_0630This isn’t a funny joke. This could cost you your life if it’s dark out and an officer has to make a split second decision.

The Ocean County (New Jersey) Prosecutor’s Office would like you to refrain from buying a cell phone case that might just get you killed.

Please folks – this cell phone case is not a cool product or a good idea. A police officers job is hard enough, without having to make a split second decision in the dark of night when someone decides without thinking to pull this out while stopped for a motor vehicle violation.

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There are apparently a fair number of sites offering phone covers with grips that mimic the look of a revolver or an pistol with a reasonable degree of accuracy. These covers are “good enough” mimics to convince other people that you have a gun to your head when you’re talking on the phone, or that you have a gun in your pocket when you’re walking around.

Read more: bearingarms.com


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