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Police chief killed with rifle lost in ATF gun-tracking program

WASHINGTON—A high-powered rifle lost in the ATF’s Fast and Furious controversy was used to kill a Mexican police chief in the state of Jalisco earlier this year, according to internal Department of Justice records, suggesting that weapons from the failed gun-tracking operation have now made it into the hands of violent drug cartels deep inside Mexico.

A semi-automatic WASR rifle, the firearm that killed the chief, was traced back to the Lone Wolf Trading Company, a gun store in Glendale, Ariz. The notation on the Department of Justice trace records said the WASR was used in a “HOMICIDE – WILLFUL – KILL –PUB OFF –GUN” –ATF code for “Homicide, Willful Killing of a Public Official, Gun.”

http://www.latimes.com/news/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-atf-fa...

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ban WASRs.

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The guns didn't have far to go...

"... weapons from the failed gun-tracking operation have now made it into the hands of violent drug cartels deep inside Mexico."

Didn't they basically sell the guns directly to the cartel? They certainly didn't sell them to Mexican authorities.

it seems like everything the

it seems like everything the government gets involved in turns into a sh*tstorm.

Who cares, he was Mexican.

Who cares, he was Mexican. (Sarc)

Yep.

Barack Obama's little brainchild gun-running program is the gift that just keeps on giving. (sarcasm)

“My attitude toward progress has passed from antagonism to boredom. I have long ceased to argue with people who prefer Thursday to Wednesday because it is Thursday.” - G.K. Chesterton

Fast And Furious

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