pa2a.org


Share Thread:  
Gun from botched 'Fast and Furious' operation turns up after Mexican resort shootout
#1
Quote:Gun from botched 'Fast and Furious' operation turns up after Mexican resort shootout

A gun from the failed "Fast and Furious" operation has turned up after a shootout at a Mexican resort this month, Fox News confirms.

The gunfight took place between authorities and suspected cartel gunmen at a seaside Mexican resort on Dec. 18 in Puerto Peñasco.

The gun was found and traced through the owner of the Lone Wolf gun store -- the man at the center of the "Furious" scandal for selling most of the weapons in cooperation with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

The gun was purchased on Sept. 14, 2010.

Fast and Furious was a 2006-2011 ATF operation in which the agency allowed hundreds of guns to be sold to Mexican drug traffickers in hopes the weapons would lead them to cartel leaders.

However, some of the guns began turning up at murder scenes along the Arizona-Mexico border, including at the 2010 killing of U.S. Border Patrol agent Brian Terry. And hundreds of other weapons still remain missing.

The resort shootout left at least five suspected cartel gunmen dead, including possibly a high level Sinaloa cartel chief, Mexican authorities told CNN.

read more
[Image: pa_zps59e4c512.png?t=1379682235]
Reply
#2
This is why we need gun control....

For the federal govt
Lkttomasz, proud to be a member of pa2a.org since Apr 2013.
Reply
#3
Yeah...well....aaaahhhh....look, over there! Some polar bears are drowning.....Dodgy
NRA Life Member, NRA Certified Instructor:  HFS, Pistol, Rifle, PPIH,PPOH
Suarez Combat Arms Instructor School
Admit nothing.  Deny everything. Demand proof.
If we lie to the government, it's a crime. If the government lies to the people, it's called politics.
Paying for welfare is slavery.
Reply
#4
My parents frequently vacationed in that town prior to the cartels taking over. I never got a chance to go, it always looked like such a nice place.
The law? The law is a human institution...
Reply
#5
The gift that keeps on giving...
The forum poster formerly known as Emoticon...
Reply






Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Gun Owners Brand American Rifle and Pistol Association a 'False Flag Operation' Jon Doe 1 675 07-13-2013, 01:32 PM
Last Post: das
  Breaking - Report: DOJ Leaked Docs to Smear Fast & Furious Whistleblower, Says IG Pocketprotector 0 545 05-20-2013, 01:54 PM
Last Post: Pocketprotector
  ATF botches another gun sting operation... Pocketprotector 2 822 01-31-2013, 05:05 PM
Last Post: streaker69
  Quite Alarming if it Turns Out to be True Karl/PA 35 3,031 01-24-2013, 08:56 PM
Last Post: middlefinger
  Obama Names Candidate For ATF Was Involved In Design Of “Fast And Furious” middlefinger 0 460 01-20-2013, 08:26 PM
Last Post: middlefinger



Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)

Software by MyBB, © 2002-2015 MyBB Group.
Template by Modogodo Design.