Police uncover a T-Mobile Sidekick used to conceal a razor

Police uncover a T-Mobile Sidekick used to conceal a razor
We've heard stories before how criminals use pigeons or even a radio controlled helicopter to smuggle cell phones inside prisons. Now the New York Police Department has uncovered a T-Mobile Sidekick used to conceal a razor blade. The innocent looking Sidekick has a large battery compartment to hide away a sharp blade. In another recent arrest in Harlem, authorities were alerted when they uncovered a cell phone that was converted into a stun gun. Sure we've also heard those myths at how cell phones can kill you – maybe indirectly through radiation or having radio waves bounce in and out of your head. Having a heavy presence of officers in certain areas results in how these makeshift weapons are created. It's only imaginable that guns are going to be kept off the street with the dense presence. Now criminals are relying on alternate means in keeping weapons concealed. So you may want to keep an eye out the next time you head down an alley and see someone with a T-Mobile Sidekick strapped to a holster on their belt.

source: Newsday via Textually

Police uncover a T-Mobile Sidekick used to conceal a razor

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5 Comments

1. jovel16

Posts: 59; Member since: Oct 05, 2008

I actually store some money in my phone so I don't have to carry my wallet. Then again...I'd imagine drug dealers would try to stash some dope in there.

2. legionsreturn unregistered

Sidekick with an actual Razor FTW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

3. bigfanboyred

Posts: 141; Member since: Jan 17, 2009

you beat me to it!!!! lol

4. behold--me

Posts: 679; Member since: Jun 22, 2009

wow. thats just stupid ever heard of a thing called a metal detector or a x ray screener? duh

5. Kiltlifter

Posts: 742; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

LOL... don't you love the class of customer that has tmobile!

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