I had a friend who was arrested for having a spiked bat. So yes, it is a thing that some people (young dumb teenagers in his instance) do.
Huh. I wonder how much of that is inspired by fiction and how much precedent there was for it in real life back when fiction started doing it.
The inevitable fight against Lung delayed? Oh no… It’s going to be the bank robbery all over again! Delay after delay after “it’ll start next chapter”!