Texas chief jokingly warns cell phones will be destroyed

The chief warned drivers that officers would 'smash the cell phone' of someone caught driving and texting


El Paso Times

EL PASO, Texas — Strait-laced Police Chief Greg Allen has a mean streak or a humorous side, depending on your perspective.

Allen's menacing voice could be heard on the radio Thursday, promising that his officers would smash the cell phone of anyone caught talking and driving.

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