Virginia’s gun sales shot to historic levels in June

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP / WFXR) — The sale of firearms in Virginia rose to historic levels during the month of June.

According to the latest numbers from the Virginia Firearms Transaction Center, a total of 81,204 transactions for new firearms took place last month – a record for the highest monthly total since data began being collected by the State Police in 1990.

Those figures showed a 157-percent increase over June 2019’s numbers.

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