Cell phone deflects bullet at Atlanta club

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ATLANTA  - Police say a cell phone deflected a bullet fired at a night club employee after two men were ejected from the club.

Officers say a parking attendant at a club called Halo was struck in the chest when shots were fired early today.

Police say the attendant had a cell phone in his jacket pocket, and the shot hit the phone before it ricocheted off his chest.

They say two people were arrested a short time later, and two handguns were recovered from their vehicle.

Police say the attendant received minor injuries.

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tuffenuf4u 01/06/11 - 11:06 am
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Maybe he should take a long

Maybe he should take a long hard look at what he is doing with his life. He has surely been given a second chance.

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Frank I 01/06/11 - 02:00 pm
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