When metal detectors are metal detecting tools… article The LAPD is investigating a new metal detector in the South Bay, which police said has been misused.
It was found by a resident in a trailer on the south side of San Fernando Valley, according to a news release from the LAPD.
A tipster reported finding a metal detector with metal strips, which is what the LAPD is looking into.
Officers responded and found the trailer with no damage and no metal detectors, LAPD Sgt. Mark DeLaCruz said.
The metal detector was confiscated.