Burnet police gifted $5K for three patrol rifles from the NRA

A rifle gifted to the Burnet Police Department in a grant from the National Rifle Association (Burnet Police Department Photo)
A rifle gifted to the Burnet Police Department in a grant from the National Rifle Association (Burnet Police Department Photo)

BURNET, Texas (KXAN) — The Burnet Police Department will have three new Colt Patrol Rifles courtesy of the National Rifle Association.

The rifles, gifted complete with optics and accessories, came as part of a grant in the amount of $5,051.85.

Burnet police say, with the deployment of the three rifles, they can continue to equip their officers with the needed tools to protect the public.

“Thank you NRA and nearly 14 million NRA members that make programs like this possible!” the Police Department said.

KXAN.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s