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Iowa Football Player Held at Gunpoint by Police While Playing Pokemon Go

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Pokemon Go is the newest craze, but for Faith Ekakitie it turned into an experience he will never forget.

The Iowa defensive lineman shared a post to Facebook about how playing the innocent game, ended in a situation causing him to fear for his life. While playing the popular game with headphones on, he was approached by four police officers that had gotten word a bank was just robbed. Fitting the description of the robber, Ekakitie had four guns pulled on him.

Although Ekakitie thanked the Iowa City Police Department for a calm result, he did leave an interesting tidbit:

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"Not all police officers are out to get you, but at the same time, not all people who fit a criminal profile are criminals."