PARKERSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA — Concealed carry into a church? No problem. The problem, according to the Parkersburg Police Chief, was when one licensed concealed carrier drew his firearm and pointed it at the ceiling for a church photographer. This caused a certain amount of panic in the onlookers and caused a commotion.
The concealed carrier in question was arrested and charged by police for brandishing his firearm. That firearm is likely well forfeited as well as the license that went along with it.
via The News Center
“Even though you have a permit, or you’re just carrying a concealed because you’re allowed to, you need to still use common sense and take other peoples’ feelings under consideration when you’re out in public or in a private setting such as a church, or business, that does allowed you to carry concealed,” said Parkersburg Police Chief Martin.
An armed civilian is a great thing. Being a responsible concealed carrier means understanding the nuances of how people perceive you. You can’t control the thoughts and actions of other people but you can certainly influence them. While you are absolutely right in your choice to defend your life through the use of a concealed firearm, other …Read the Rest
Source:: Concealed Nation