Shelton Benjamin comments on finding a gun in his rental car

By Jason Powell, Editor (@prowrestlingnet)

WWE wrestler Shelton Benjamin spoke with TMZ about finding a gun in the glove compartment of his Budget rental car: “Me being a big black guy in a car with a gun in it? There’s no way that scenario ends well for me if the cops come.” Read more at

Powell’s POV: The scary part of the story is that when Benjamin turned the gun over to police, they told him that this is not uncommon. While it’s hardly as serious as finding a gun in the car, I also suggest you check the tabs on your license plates on rental cars as they are often expired, which can create a headache for you as the driver. Call me crazy, but I didn’t believe the attendant who claimed they must have fallen off the car that my girlfriend rented while her car was in the shop last year.

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