Elaborate Sting for Selling a $5 Leather Bracelet

“Two undercover agents and 6 uniformed officers of the LAPD were dispatched in a sting operation that led to the arrest of a man who was clearly endangering the lives of millions by selling his handmade bracelets on the Venice Beach Boardwalk.

Luckily no one was killed by these dangerous bracelets prior these brave officers putting their lives on the line to prevent their sale. Thank you LAPD, for keeping us safe and protecting our freedom!

Thankfully there are police out there willing to sacrifice all logic and reason to protect us from the likes of the villainous Joey Courteaux, who would dare sell a handmade bracelet in public.”

Editor notes: Mr. Courteaux has his applicable re-sellers license, L.A. business license, and he was operating in a designated vendor area on the boardwalk.  He wasn’t just fined or given a notice to appear, he was ARRESTED and thrown into a cage.

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