Every time locals complain about police . . . TKC can't help but to think that it could be MUCH, MUCH worse.
For instance . . .
BELTON PO-PO CONFRONT A REALITY CHECK AND STOP PLANS FOR RAFFLING OFF A BIG-ASS GUN!!!
Some TKC readers don't think we should call them "assault weapons" and of course we think the "weapons of war" tag is just political hype . . . Still, there's no denying that this kind of snarky gun love is a bad look right now.
Check the money line . . .
"Months ago, the Belton Police Athletic Association decided this year to raffle an AR-15 rifle. After recent tragic events, the Belton Police Athletic Association decided that it would be inappropriate to continue with the raffle as planned," Belton Lt. Dan Davis said in a statement Wednesday.
To be fair . . . They probably had a cooler AR-15 than the garbage featured in our top photo.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com links . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Belton Police Athletic Association is no longer raffling off an AR-15 as part of its fundraiser benefiting the DARE program in the Belton School District. A spokesperson for the association said its been a sponsor in the area's DARE program for the last 30 years.
The Belton Police Athletic Association has canceled a planned AR-15 gun raffle for a charity event designed to raise money for the D.A.R.E program. The police association said in a statement Wednesday that it would cancel the rifle raffle in light of the recent mass shooting across the United State.
You decide . . .