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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Mass shootings or drive-bys have been in the headlines quite a bit, and one Spokane man may have a solution to protect people.

John Adrain is an inventor, and he created the Bullet Barrier Blinds. They’re window blinds that are bullet proof and it took him three years to develop.

“These window blinds can be deployed very easily and they can not only cover windows but they can be designed to deploy over a door or a wall, anywhere you want to be able to protect people,” he says.

John believes this could be used to create safe zones in schools in the event of a shooting.

“You could deploy these in the cafeteria and they would have a safe zone,” he says.

If you’re asking why John does this, he’ll tell you it’s a hobby he turned into his passion.

“I enjoy building things that can protect people and their belongings,” he says.

The product KHQ saw was the pre-production prototype. The final product is expected to come in next week. For more information: https://www.safetysecurity.co/introducing-bullet-proof-blinds-heracles-research-corp/

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