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What’s feeding illegal gun market? Law-abiding gun owners

• Bradenton Herald
The majority of guns illegally sold on the street come from an unlikely place: the law-abiding, well-meaning gun owner looking for self-protection — but who fails to secure their investment or know enough about their weapon to provide law enforcement with essential details should it be stolen.

A wave of violence such as the one gripping Manatee County, in the midst of a record number of homicides this year, can fuel a rush to purchase guns, experts say. And that puts communities in a vicious cycle:


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Comment by Powell Gammill
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Here it goes.  Now the rhetoric is "responsible gun owners" allowing their (valuable)  guns to be stolen.  Soon the legislation will ensue.

Comment by Anonymous
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They always do that crap NO EVIDENCE just like the NYT's a lot of what they write is pure propaganda!

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