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Semi-automatic weapons selling out

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(WMC-TV) – As a possible result of mass shootings like the one at Sandy Hook, gun stores have sold out of semi-automatic weapons in Middle Tennessee.

With the call for more stringent gun control, gun owners are fearful semi-automatic rifles, also referred to as assault rifles, will be banned.

Magazines and bullets for semi-automatic rifles have also sold out. Gun store owners say ammunition in general is in short supply.

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