The United States weapons sales hit a record high for the second year in a row, following a period of mass shootings almost every week, according to the New York Post.
FBI has received a huge number of weapons verification requests
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has received a huge number of gun verification requests from licensed firearms stores during 2021, federal data show.
Weapons sales in the United States have reached record levels
The FBI checked 4 million customers in January, 3.4 million in February and 4.7 million in March.
This is an increase compared to last year, when 2.7 million checks were made in January, 2.8 million in February and 3.7 million in March.