We all make mistakes but I wonder how the particular model was mistaken, how did the law enforcement official get the information in the first place?
The exact same thing happened with Sandy Hook, a law enforcement official said an AR-15 was used while the ME assertively said that all the wounds were from “the long gun” i. e., the AR-15. When told by a reporter that the AR-15 was recovered from the trunk of the shooters car after the shootings he insisted that that was incorrect, the wounds were from “the long gun”.
There just happened to be a camera filming the recovery of the AR-15 from the trunk of the car well after the shootings.
How did the law enforcement official and especially the ME make such a mistake? How did they even know the shooter had an AR-15 since it wasn’t visible until after the event?
How far will gun control advocates go to get our guns?
Obama will use this incident to issue an Executive Order further restricting gun rights. You can bank on that…
…A U.S. law enforcement official said Monday that gunman Aaron Alexis unleashed a barrage of bullets using an AR-15, a rifle and a semi-automatic handgun. Authorities believed the AR-15 was used for most of the shooting, the official said. The news prompted Sen. Dianne Feinstein, one of the strongest proponents of a ban on assault weapons like the AR-15, to issue a statement the same day asking, "When will enough be enough?"
However, federal law enforcement sources told CNN Tuesday that authorities have recovered three weapons from the scene of the mass shooting, including one -- a shotgun -- that investigators believe Alexis brought in to the compound. The other two weapons, which sources say were handguns, may have been taken from guards at the Navy complex...
The AR-15 wasn’t used in either shooting but that doesn’t matter. Here is what they wanted the public to absorb: