Dillon Importing Captain Cutlass Toy Pirate Pistols Recalled

Date:
September 27, 2012
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Dillon Importing Co.
The Danger:
The surface paints on the pirate toy pistols contain excessive levels of lead, a violation of the federal lead paint standard. No incidents or injuries have been reported.
Description:
This recall involves about 6,970 Captain Cutlass Pirate Pistol toys with a brown plastic grip, a black metallic stock and barrel, and a muzzle with an orange cap. The double-barreled toy pistol has one trigger and two hammers. A skull and crossbones motif is engraved on the grip.
Sold At:
Halloween and specialty stores nationwide from April 2008 through May 2012 for about $6.50.
What To Do:
Immediately take the recalled pistol toys away from children and contact Dillon Importing for instructions on returning the product for a full refund. For additional information, contact toll-free at (800) 654-3696 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.dillonimporting.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml12/12285.html

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