Mug shot of the day: Leon Ward ‘hid’ a 10-inch barrel revolver up his anus
Leon Ward resisted arrest. He was brought to heel with the aid of a stun gun.
Back at the station, Georgia police discovered that Ward was on the run from a murder warrant out of Atlanta. Police at Onslow County jail note that Ward asked for help. He claimed to have found a gun in his cell. Bug there had bene no gun in the cell before Ward was locked up. Moreover, he had been “strip searched prior to being booked into a cell block”.
Police concluded that the big gun was hidden inside Ward’s rectuim.
Ward was duly sent to a local hospital “for possible injuries that may have occurred to Ward’s rectum”.
The gun was found to be fully functioning.
Ward is now banged up. Literally…