NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say they found a loaded gun inside a hollowed-out lockbox that resembles the Bible during a traffic stop.
According to the New York Post (http://bit.ly/1EoMNTq ), the container looked like a leather-bound King James Bible. But instead of the word of God, it contained a loaded Glock 17, 10 bullets and a magazine.
Officers made the discovery early Monday in Brooklyn after pulling over a car with tinted windows.
Police say they searched the car after smelling a strong odor of marijuana. They also found an open alcohol container and a knife.
The driver and two passengers were charged with weapon and marijuana possession.
This story has been corrected to show that the box resembled the King James, not St. James, Bible.
Information from: New York Post, http://www.nypost.com