MOUNTAIN VIEW (KCBS) – The prospect of an assault rifle ban has meant nothing but pure profit at gun stores throughout Northern California. Assault-style rifles are in such demand that the supply is nearly gone.
Business has been brisk at the Bay Area Gun Vault in Mountain View, where store owner Gary Colander had stocked up months ago as President Barack Obama campaigned for election.
“I figured if he didn’t get elected, I’d have enough guns to last me for the year. If he did get elected, I’d have enough guns to last me a month. Turns out, it’s a couple weeks,” Colander said.
KCBS’ Tim Ryan Reports: