Gun found hidden in fake Bible

Officers sent out a picture showing the weapon and ammunition.

Officers sent out a picture showing the weapon and ammunition. (8/12/15)

BROOKLYN - The NYPD wasn't fooled by a gun-wielding man using a fake Bible. 

According to police in the 70th Precinct, a suspect was caught with a pistol hidden inside the fake book. 

Officers sent out a tweet Tuesday showing the weapon and several rounds of ammunition. 

The photo was captioned, "The dangers officers encounter." 

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