VIDEO: Arrests Made After Armed Participants Depict Shootout in Mannequin Challenge

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) in Alabama made two arrests after discovering a “mannequin challenge” video in which participants were allegedly pointing guns at each other to depict a shootout. reports that the “mannequin challenge” video –“which shows several people in still poses holding guns”– was originally posted to Facebook in November. It led MCSO deputies to acquire and serve a search warrant on a house in north Alabama.

MSCO Capt. Mike Salomonsky said the search warrant was served “around 5 a.m.” Afterward, deputies arrested two men and seized “several firearms” and an unreported amount of marijuana at the home.

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