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#5559120 - 01/22/15 08:12 PM stolen firearm check
scott42817 Offline
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Registered: 03/03/14
Posts: 205
Loc: Lake worth
Hello all, is there a way to check online if a gun is stolen or not? I know I can take it to the police station and all but id rather check online if I could. I took a handgun in on trade some time ago from an older gentleman, I have no reason to not trust him but Im thinking of selling it and want to know 100% that its clean. Any info would be great, thank you much.
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#5559140 - 01/22/15 08:20 PM Re: stolen firearm check [Re: scott42817]
Tff caribou Offline
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Registered: 08/27/12
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I wouldn't go through the trouble. Sign a bill of sale if you are concerned.
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#5559145 - 01/22/15 08:22 PM Re: stolen firearm check [Re: scott42817]
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Registered: 02/18/09
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Loc: Crossroads, TX
There is no public access to the database the police use to track stolen firearms. You will have to call the police station and see if they will run a check over the phone, or take the weapon to them, or be fortunate enough to have a friend with access to the database.
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#5559159 - 01/22/15 08:28 PM Re: stolen firearm check [Re: scott42817]
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Be prepared to have it taken away if it's hot

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#5559161 - 01/22/15 08:30 PM Re: stolen firearm check [Re: scott42817]
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PD is the only way I know of.
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#5559162 - 01/22/15 08:30 PM Re: stolen firearm check [Re: scott42817]
Dave Davidson Offline
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I understand that pawn shops can do it.
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#5559648 - 01/23/15 05:43 AM Re: stolen firearm check [Re: Tff caribou]
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Originally Posted By: Tff caribou
I wouldn't go through the trouble. Sign a bill of sale if you are concerned.

Your best bet.....

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#5561692 - 01/24/15 08:11 AM Re: stolen firearm check [Re: scott42817]
scott42817 Offline
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Registered: 03/03/14
Posts: 205
Loc: Lake worth
Thank you guys for all of your input, I had forgotten that I have a custermer from work thats an ex Wise county deputy and still has ties with them so I contacted him and he was able to run the numbers thru Wise county sherrifs office and it came back clean. Once again thank you and now I feel much better about it.
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