Deputy's Phone Charger Stops Bullet

One man was killed and two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies were injured in a shooting early Tuesday in Inglewood, authorities said. “One deputy – the female deputy – was shot in the hip,” Baca said. “Fortunately, the round hit her phone charger and did not embed in her body but it did embed in the charger.” The charger’s deflection of the bullet was called a “miracle” in a tweet sent mid-morning by the sheriff’s department.

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