Report: 1 Of 5 Guns Recovered In Chicago Crimes Come From Indiana
Report: 1 of 5 guns recovered in Chicago crimes come from Indiana
Rep. Jim Lucas (R-Seymour) believes a Republican-controlled General Assembly and governor could make this the right time to pass such a bill. Nate Chute/IndyStar
A man examines a handgun.
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A new report shows that Indiana is supplying more “crime guns” to the city of Chicago than any other state.
According to Chicago’s annual Gun Trace report, data trends going back nearly a decade reveal that the majority of illegally used or possessed firearms recovered in Chicago are traced back to states with less regulation over firearms.
“More than two of every five traceable crime guns …