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Monday, April 08, 2013

After the gun deaths in Connecticut, sales have risen at stores selling firearms.

 

Defoe says overall sales at his store are up around 500 percent over the last 12 months. Hamburger says he's continually having to spread out the handguns in his display case to keep it from looking empty.

"This is the busiest we've ever had it. It is absolutely the record crowd," according to Ken Daugherty the owner and promoter of the Oregon Trail Gun Show.

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