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To serve and… forget?

It took about 90 minutes for Hillsborough county sheriff’s Detective Luke Hussey to figure out he was missing his Glock after he left his loaded weapon in a movie theater bathroom. A 9-year-old boy found the handgun and reported it to his dad who then reported it to the police. When Hussey attempted to retrieve the weapon, he was told he’d have to take it up with his fellow detectives.

“It’s obviously a serious mistake,” said sheriff’s spokesman Larry McKinnon. “We’re glad no one was hurt, that the gun didn’t end up in the wrong hands.”

So are we.


About The Author

Austin Petersen

Austin Petersen is the founder of The Libertarian Republic, as well as the CEO of Stonegait LLC. Formerly an Associate Producer for Judge Andrew Napolitano's show "Freedom Watch", on the Fox Business Network. Austin was referred to by the Judge as "The right side of my brain". He built Judge Napolitano's social networks with over 700,000 fans and millions of clicks a month. Austin graduated from Missouri State University. He has written and produced award winning plays and videos, and previously worked for the Libertarian National Committee and the Atlas Economic Research Foundation.