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Mexican Police Chief Was Killed By ATF “Fast And Furious” Rifle
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Quote:A high-powered rifle lost in the ATF’s Fast and Furious controversy was used to kill a Mexican police chief in the state of Jalisco earlier this year, according to internal Department of Justice records, suggesting that weapons from the failed gun-tracking operation have now made it into the hands of violent drug cartels deep inside Mexico.

Luis Lucio Rosales Astorga, the police chief in the city of Hostotipaquillo, was shot to death Jan. 29 when gunmen intercepted his patrol car and opened fire. Also killed was one of his bodyguards. His wife and a second bodyguard were wounded.

Local authorities said eight suspects in their 20s and 30s were arrested after police seized them nearby with a cache of weapons — rifles, grenades, handguns, helmets, bulletproof vests, uniforms and special communications equipment. The area is a hot zone for rival drug gangs, with members of three cartels fighting over turf in the region.

A semi-automatic WASR rifle, the firearm that killed the chief, was traced back to the Lone Wolf Trading Company, a gun store in Glendale, Ariz. The notation on the Department of Justice trace records said the WASR was used in a “HOMICIDE – WILLFUL – KILL –PUB OFF –GUN” –ATF code for “Homicide, Willful Killing of a Public Official, Gun.”

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It's the "BILL OF RIGHTS" not the bill of "needs"
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3rd Term....3rd Term !!! Mmm mmm mmm
"In 4 more OMao years you won't like how America looks....I guarantee it."
“When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty.” -- Thomas Jefferson
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Must be a pretty bad situation when your Chief of police needs 2 bodyguards...
"What you're feeling now ain't the worst pain. The worst thing is not feeling the hurt anymore."
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Clearly, we need to send Joe Biden to Mexico to help enact some common sense gun laws.
tolerance for failure meter... LOW
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Ten*K;109046 Wrote:Clearly, we need to send Joe Biden to Mexico to help enact some common sense gun laws.

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