LA County Sheriff in Shootout Saved by Phone Charger
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Saved by phone charger, a sheriff deputy was spared serious injury. Two Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies were shot by a suspect during a routine traffic stop. Authorities say that the tip of the cellphone charger that blocked the bullet, which embedded in the device and saved her from a serious wound.

Sheriff’s Lt. Mike Rosson told reporters at the scene that he’d heard of small objects blocking bullets before, “but something that small is nothing short of a miracle.”

Both deputies were treated and released from local hospitals

Read more at http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-cellphone-deputies-shot-20131029,0,1167121.story#axzz2j8mh07J0.

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