BALTIMORE - More bulletproof items for kids to wear are hitting the market. A Colombian business man has launched a line of bulletproof backpacks and vests for kids.
He says his company started getting emails after the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut asking for protective clothing for children.
The costs can be upwards of several thousand dollars per item.
Report by ABC News.
Copyright 2013 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
SPECIAL REPORT | Thousands of child care center inspections reports are NOW AVAILABLE. Find out what inspectors founds inside day care centers across the state.
SPECIAL REPORT | When it's out of your hands, when your life is at the mercy of an armed, masked man staring down at you from the barrel of a gun in your own home, you grasp at whatever it is you can control; breathing, composure, or faith.
SPECIAL REPORT | ABC2 Investigator Joce Sterman has reviewed thousands of pages of documents for her Bad Medicine report.
Biographical information on Maryland's contestants in the 2013 Scripps National Spelling Bee