COMPLETE-A-SET PREORDERS NEW ARRIVALS BLOWOUTS SEARCH FAQ DIRECTIONS
HOME
ABOUT
DEALER'S LOUNGE
PRODUCTS
RAFFLE
Quick Search:
NEWS
 News & Promotions
GRADING
LINKS
RETAILERS
REGISTER
CONTACT



Coming Soon

18 UPPER DECK SERIES 1 HOCKEY TIN

18 UPPER DECK SERIES 1 HOCKEY TIN

ALIENS USCM ARSENAL WEAPONS PACK
HEAD KNOCKER NOES FREDDY KRUEGER


New Arrivals
2017 ULTRAPRO SPORTS MARKETING
DC COMICS BOMBSHELL TC
POKEMON TINS MYSTERIOUS POWERS
WS BP ATTACK ON TITAN VOL 2 BK
17 BOWMAN CHROME BB AUTO
17 BOWMAN CHROME BB
18 PANINI PRINCESS DISPLAY
18 PANINI PRINCESS ALBUM
18 PANINI PRINCESS STICKER
18 PANINI HOCKEY STICKER DISP
18 PANINI HOCKEY STICKER ALBUM
18 PANINI HOCKEY STICKER

Back in Stock
COMIC BOX LONG CARDBOARD-10ct
3,200ct CARDBOARD CARDBOX-25ct

Canadian Retailers
Looking for our products? Try one of these fine retailers:

The Great Escape

(519)_204-1350

Collection Plus AG

(450)_659-3411
goo.gl/5tRQ2c
Card Rack

(506)_451-7773

Scenic City Games

(519)_416-1230




ARRESTS, WEAPONS CHARGES AT POKEMON WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Tuesday August 25, 2015




Based on Social Media Threats

Homeland Security, the FBI, and Boston and Saugus, Massachusetts police officers arrested two Iowa men Saturday after online threats led the authorities to seize weapons and ammunition the pair had brought with them to the Pokemon World Championships in Boston, according to information released by the Boston Police Department and the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office.

Eighteen-year-old Kevin Norton and 27-year-old James Stumbo are being held without bail (pending a dangerousness hearing on September 1) on charges of unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful possession of ammunition, and unlawful possession of a large capacity rifle.

The two were scheduled to play in the Masters Division at the event, according to the event website.

The trail to Norton and Stumbo began when Pokemon players notified the Pokemon Company of the online threats, according to a statement released by the company. The Pokemon Company then notified security at the Hynes Convention Center, where the Pokemon TCG World Championships were being held Friday, August 21 through Sunday, August 23. Convention Center security notified the Boston Regional Intelligence Center, who began investigating.

The threats, according to the district attorney’s office, included references to “Columbine pt 2,” “another Boston Massacre,” and “Boston bombing” by other individuals in a Facebook chatroom conversation, in which Stumbo said “My AR-15 says you lose.” Stumbo also said “Keven Norton and I are ready for worlds Boston here we come!!!” under a photo of Norton’s car with the AR-15 and a shotgun displayed on its trunk.

Perhaps the most direct threat was a statement by Norton after being banned from a chatroom for bullying, said of the target, “Oh, ok, that’s fine then I will just shoot him on Friday thanks.”

Event security stopped Stumbo and Norton while trying to enter the facility on Thursday and they were given them a trespass order barring them from the location. Norton told officers at the time that he and Stumbo had driven from Iowa in Norton’s 2002 Chevy Prizm with a shotgun and rifle in the car.

The men were released but the car seized pending a warrant, which turned up the weapons and ammunition when the warrant was obtained on Friday.

The pair has only been charged with weapons charges at this point, and not for the threats, although the investigation is ongoing.


News & Promotions
2017-09-22 - WIZKIDS NEWS!
2017-09-22 - FIND THE REPLICANT IN 'BLADE RUNNER 2049: NEXUS PROTOCOL'
2017-09-21 - FIRST 2018 'YU-GI-OH! TCG' BOOSTER ANNOUNCED
2017-09-21 - Bob's Burgers Season 8 Airs October 1, 2017
2017-09-19 - Coming Soon: Rick and Morty Wave 3!

Grosnor is a distributor to Canadian retailers only.
A password is required to access most areas of this website.
Click on Register to open an account.

© Copyright 2013 Grosnor Distribution Inc. / Borduas.net.
All rights reserved.