Surge in Gun Sales (with Video)

By Nina Settappa

December 24, 2012 Updated Dec 24, 2012 at 8:33 AM EST

UNITED STATES (www.incnow.tv) – From Fresno to Philly, gun sales is drastically booming.

Gun store owners say the sale of weapons, including assault weapons have skyrocketed since the tragedy in Connecticut. Industry analysts say many prospective gun buyers want to protect themselves. Some fear a government crackdown and want to purchase an assault weapon while it’s still legal.

A record 16.8 million background checks were recorded by the F.B.I. this year alone.

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