U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagner holds an AR-15 type assault weapon during a news conference on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, in Sacramento. The weapons were sold to undercover agents in a sting operation that stretched from February to the end of last month. A federal grand jury in Sacramento on Thursday returned a 70-count indictment charging eight area men with manufacturing and dealing in firearms without licenses.
U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagner holds an AR-15 type assault weapon during a news conference on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, in Sacramento. The weapons were sold to undercover agents in a sting operation that stretched from February to the end of last month. A federal grand jury in Sacramento on Thursday returned a 70-count indictment charging eight area men with manufacturing and dealing in firearms without licenses. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagner holds an AR-15 type assault weapon during a news conference on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, in Sacramento. The weapons were sold to undercover agents in a sting operation that stretched from February to the end of last month. A federal grand jury in Sacramento on Thursday returned a 70-count indictment charging eight area men with manufacturing and dealing in firearms without licenses. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
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Indictment charges 8 Sacramento-area men with making illegal guns

October 15, 2015 2:05 PM

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