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20 June 2008

Chicago Sun-Times (Illinois)

The former owner of a controversial suburban gun store is charged with illegally exporting hundreds of firearms — two of which were used in attempted murders in Canada, according to a criminal complaint unsealed Thursday in federal court in Chicago. Ugur Yildiz, a naturalized U.S. citizen from Turkey, ran Chicagoland Bells gun shop in Franklin Park until 2005, when the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives revoked his license. His store was accused of... (

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