One Man Prevents Holiday Package Theft With Shotgun Shells

posted by Otis - The O Show - 

Package theft from your doorstep just seems to be getting worse. We've had some in our neighborhood even. One man took it into his own hand with a creative way to prevent it.... using shotgun shells.

Jaireme Barrow repeatedly would see thieves swiping packages on his surveillance and police weren't really doing anything about it, so he came up with a better plan. He took an empty box, filled it with shotgun shell blanks, and set them up to fire off when anyone picked up the package. (Washington Post)

The video above shows how well it worked! haha #genius

He's actually getting a patent for the boxes and gonna sell them for $60 a piece. 

Otis

Otis

Otis was born and raised in a small town in Morton, IL between two pumpkin patches. It’s the Pumpkin Capitol of the World, so there’s that. He considers Charlotte, NC his hometown, after spending 10 years there doing radio and meeting his wife... Read more

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