It’s a drought of a different variety, and as a result, customers are clamoring to grab every box of gun ammunition they can get their hands on; wherever they can find it.
However, retailers across the country, big and small, are facing the same situation — a massive shortage on gun ammunition.
Since January, rounds of ammunition have become increasingly difficult to come across. The cause? An intensely high customer demand, fueled by the fear of federal or state gun restrictions following the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary in early December.
Talks of gun bans and ammunition restrictions sent gun owners into panic and into their local gun shops.
Gun and ammunition sales spiked as Americans rushed to beef up their home arsenals.
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