posted on Sep, 26 2012 @ 08:09 PM
Laws such as this will vary from state to state, you have to look at statues and local ordinances to know the laws that apply to your situation. In
most places, however, it is generally a compounding factor when someone commits a crime and is so equipped. The same holds true for masks, gas masks,
and other special “equipment” used in the commission of a crime. For example, in many states, it will turn a misdemeanor into a felony.