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Loaded gun in unlocked car?

Discussion in 'General Firearms Forum' started by fastbolt, Aug 23, 2012.

  1. fastbolt

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  2. Glock40man

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    Interesting.:dunno: But, why would you leave a loaded gun an unlocked vehicle to begin with?
     

  3. Bruce M

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    I am guessing there might be more to the story or at least someone who had an idea the gun was there.
     
  4. GAFinch

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    Sometimes at work we have someone who's bad about leaving equipment out unattended in a worksite's yard or in the back of his work vehicle. No matter whether the equipment is ours or his, we'll temporarily "steal" it to teach him a lesson.
     
  5. GLOCK17DB9

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    smells fishy! who forgets a loaded gun in there car and then forgets to lock it?:dunno:
     
  6. DonD

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    Accidents/mistakes do happen even to ordinarily cautious people, doesn't mean they're jerks or fools. Don
     
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    You shouldnt leave a loaded gun in a car period. It should either be on your person or in the house.
     
  8. NeverMore1701

    NeverMore1701 Fear no Evil Platinum Member

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    I keep my truck locked with the truck guns cable locked to the frame.
     
  9. Hour13

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    Unattended, your house can be broken into just as easily. Cable locked to your car, or in a safe in the house.

    Even that's not 100%. Like anything else, if somebody knows it's there, and they want it bad enough, they're gonna get it.

    Just the way it is.
     
  10. Hour13

    Hour13 Tah-dah!

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    That said, I think the story is BS.
     
  11. Steel & Wood

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    Totally disagree!!!


    We have a loaded gun in the car 24/7/365! Never had a problem.


    TGG
     
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    12131 Monkeyboy CLM

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    I agree with your disagreement.:supergrin:
     
  13. EdMan63

    EdMan63 Atomic Dawg

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    I agree your agreement of his disagreement!!!!:tongueout:
     
  14. Three-Five-Seven

    Three-Five-Seven Señor Mombo Millennium Member

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    While I'm usually generally agreeable, I agree with the disagreement, too. You won't find many cars in Arizona without a gun in them.
     
  15. Warp

    Warp ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

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    Oh really. So when I travel to a place where I can legally have a gun in my car, but not outside of my car, I should leave my gun at home for the day?

    How about NO. You do what you want, I'll do what I want.
     
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  16. Hour13

    Hour13 Tah-dah!

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    I tried to Mexican-carry my AR...

    :shocked:






    I find it's much more comfortable to keep it in the trunk.

    :supergrin:
     
  17. BenjiEDF

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    I agree with the OP, there has to be more to the story. Trespassing, unlawful entry into a car, and theft (esp of a firearm)... but the thief is the hooker with the heart of gold that returns the property with a love letter that worries about the safety of children? My bull**** meter is pegged at the max.
     
  18. WarEagle32

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    Gotta be more to this!
     
  19. xnicodemusx

    xnicodemusx Custom fitted

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    ding ding ding.... i think we have a winner! someone had to have known that gun was there.
     
  20. dnuggett

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    Total BS. Think about it. I'm not going unarmed for fear of my gun getting stolen from my vehicle. I don't let ****bag criminals decide when I will be armed.
     
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