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United States

17 May 2007

Times-Picayune (Louisiana)

Federal agents who raided Elliot's Gun Shop said Thursday they seized 1,165 firearms, 131,000 rounds of ammunition and 26 boxes of records from the Old Jefferson weapons dealer they accuse of shady business practices and fueling violent crime in the New Orleans region. Investigators wrapped up their search of Elliot's, 3008 Jefferson Highway, about 4:30 p.m. after spending two days removing the business' inventory, said special agent Austin Banks, spokesman for the... (

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