Cops Called Over Resident Evil Cosplay

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Sometimes cosplay is a good thing. Sometimes it's a bad thing — especially when it gets you arrested. That's "Jay", and he was cosplaying as special commando HUNK from Capcom's Resident Evil franchise.

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Great costume! So great that the local authorities were altered when the gun-brandishing masked-HUNK walked into a store. A dozen police cars pulled up to the scene, guns drawn.

Thing is, the cops didn't know Jay was part of a "zombie crawl" for a horror convention next week in Seattle.

"It's definitely understanding — they (police) weren't aware of the event going on," Jay said. "They just had to check me out (and they) let me go pretty quick once they saw what I was here for."

Jay won top prize in the zombie crawl, snagging a VIP pass to next week's Crypticon convention.

Zombie outfit lands man in handcuffs [Komo News Thanks, foolio1!]

DISCUSSION

Drogmir
Drogmir

Geeze. I wonder if all the cops freak out whenever a zombie march happens.