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4 October 2009

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Wisconsin)

The handgun used to shoot a Milwaukee police officer last week has been traced to Badger Guns, making that store the sole supplier of all the guns used to wound six officers in two years, police said. Detectives traced the 9mm Hi-Point used in Wednesday's shooting to a sale at Badger in 2007, and police suspect the handgun — a cheap model favored by criminals — was purchased by a "straw buyer," someone who buys a gun for a felon. Badger in West Milwaukee has been... (GunPolicy.org)

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