And, we're off topic.
Speedycat got detained for open carry. His detention doesn't pass the Terry Stop smell test. Fortunately, he was not arrested and did not have to retain legal counsel. His communication with the officer's superior appears to be having an effect.
All in all, a bad situation turned into an opportunity. Speedycat, if you hear anything further, feel free to start a new thread. Unfortunately, this one has outlived its usefulness.
In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.