PRODUCT RECALL - Kydex Holsters. May 17, 2005, 1:03 pm US/Eastern
WASHINGTON (AP) The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced the
of about 8,000 Kydex Holsters with Thumb Break for Glock model handguns
Michaels of Oregon Co., because the retention strap can slip out of
cause the firearm to unexpectedly discharge while being reholstered.
has received three reports of unexpected discharges, including one
law enforcement officer shot in the leg while reholstering his gun.
Mike's and Uncle Mike's Law Enforcement catalogs and sporting goods and
supply stores nationwide sold the holsters from January to October
2002. For more
information, call Michaels of Oregon at 800-471-4999.