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Youth Baseball Team Raffling AR-15 Rifle

Texas Chris Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 9:08 AM
"Modern hunting"...? That just buys into the "you don't need one because they're intended for military" blah blah blah argument. How about we call them "Don't tread on me" tyrant repellant?

A youth baseball league in central Illinois is in desperate need of cash – so they’ve decided to auction off an AR-15 assault rifle.

Last year the Atwood-Hammond baseball league tried to raffle off half a hog. But they only raised $10 – and barely had enough to pay the local butcher.

So this year a local gun shop provided the league with a Rock River Arms Tactical Operator Two – and the response has been massive.

“My phone has been ringing off the hook,” said Charidy Bucher, co-owner of the Atwood Armory shop. “The response has been tremendous.”

Bucher told...