Cops, gun owners, feel pinch from ammo shortageSubmitted by emalvini on Sun, 05/26/2013 - 20:58
Cops, gun owners, feel pinch from ammo shortage
Sunday May 26, 2013 5:59 PM PT
At High Bridge Arms on Mission Street, the only gun store in San Francisco, a box of .9mm ammo has a shelf life of about five minutes.
“It used to take us a month to sell 5,000 rounds,” general manager Steve Alcairo said of the most popular caliber. “Now, we go through that in a week — when we can get them.”