After checking to make sure he did not have any outstanding warrants, officers told the man he could return without the gun, or he would have to leave the theater. Christian County Sheriff Joey Kyle said the man didn't do anything illegal.
"Missouri is a carry state, in others words, you can carry weapons in Missouri exposed, you can carry weapons concealed, if you have a conceal and carry permit. He said he just exercising his right to carry a firearm," said Sheriff Kyle.
Of course, there are those who say someone like that was needed at Aurora Friday. Does anyone remember Cynthia Davis' bill from a couple of years back which would have allowed people to carry concealed weapons into churches?
Where are the voices of reason?