Cops Bust Banana Toting an AK-47 Published: February 11, 2014

Police in Beaumont have arrested a man after concerned drivers reported a seeing someone with a rifle in a banana costume standing at a major highway intersection, according to the

Patrol officers went to the corner of Highway 105 and Eastex Freeway and found the 18-year-old in a bright yellow costume standing at the side of the road with an AK-47 with a 50-round capacity.

They detained him for a short time until it became clear it was a stunt by a local gun store.

H/T: Newser
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