Rumors On Social Media That CCW Holders Cannot Carry Concealed While Wearing A Mask Are False

The Lorain County Sheriff's Office is reporting there are rumors circulating on social media that CCW holders are not allowed to carry concealed while wearing a mask. These rumors are false.

According to Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, in Ohio concealed carry laws do not prohibit a citizen from carrying a concealed firearm while wearing a mask as long as that person also is carrying their concealed carry license and abiding by all Ohio concealed carry laws.