Matt Dittmer, 26, left, holds a semi-automatic rifle he is purchasing with salesperson Blake Prior at Auburn Outdoor Sports on Dec. 11, 2013 in Auburn. Californians are buying nearly a million firearms a year, but the state’s rate of gun owmership is well below the national average, according to a new study.
Matt Dittmer, 26, left, holds a semi-automatic rifle he is purchasing with salesperson Blake Prior at Auburn Outdoor Sports on Dec. 11, 2013 in Auburn. Californians are buying nearly a million firearms a year, but the state’s rate of gun owmership is well below the national average, according to a new study. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
Matt Dittmer, 26, left, holds a semi-automatic rifle he is purchasing with salesperson Blake Prior at Auburn Outdoor Sports on Dec. 11, 2013 in Auburn. Californians are buying nearly a million firearms a year, but the state’s rate of gun owmership is well below the national average, according to a new study. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com