Law Forum : Shootout mannequin challenge leads to gun, marijuana arrests

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    In the Spirit of Internet Craze,


    Shootout mannequin challenge leads to gun, marijuana arrests
    The meme made the cops’ job easy

    A heavily armed mannequin challenge in Alabama resulted in the arrests of two men for firearms and drug possession on Tuesday.

    The video, posted to Facebook last month, shows 22 men standing completely still and brandishing guns outside 5012 Powell Drive in Huntsville ...

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    Shootout mannequin challenge leads to gun, marijuana arrests

    The video, posted to Facebook last month, shows 22 men standing completely still and brandishing guns outside 5012 Powell Drive in Huntsville. The mannequin challenge is a viral Internet video trend in which people try to stay completely still...
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    The Madison County Sheriff’s Office was sent a video of the mannequin challenge. (Image: al.com)

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    Booking photos of Terry Brown, left, and Kenneth Fennell White on Dec. 6, 2016. (Photo: Madison County Sheriff’s Office)

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    The serious side of the mannequin challenge

    December 7, 2016 11:38 AM EST - Alabama police have seized guns and drugs as a result of a mannequin challenge video that went viral. It's not the first time the usually light-hearted internet craze has turned dark.(Deirdra O'Regan / The Washington Post)

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    Alabama police have seized guns and drugs as a result of a mannequin challenge video that went viral. It's not the first time the usually light-hearted internet craze has turned dark.

    Alabama police have seized guns and drugs as a result of a mannequin challenge video that went viral. It's not the first time the usually light-hearted internet craze has turned dark.
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    22 heavily armed men post mannequin challenge on Facebook, much to delight of cops

    ... It was a version, albeit an edgy and ultimately inadvisable one, of the mannequin challenge — that Internet craze of filming a scene of stark-still people, generally with the song “Black Beatles” by Rae Sremmurd playing over it. It has become so popular that everyone from Taylor Swift to NFL players to Alabama inmates have recorded a version ...

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/news...s-to-lawmans-goldmine/?utm_term=.93ce97299696

    22 heavily armed men post mannequin challenge on Facebook, much to delight of cops

    Police confiscated two handguns, one assault rifle and a single-barrel shotgun, a tactical vest, many rounds of ammunition and multiple magazines, along with several bags of marijuana.
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