Gov. Lujan Grisham considers checks on gun sellers

Top Stories

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Governor’s Office is considering whether to extend background checks on private gun sales to the sellers.

Right now, a background check is only required for a buyer. Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham says that adding background checks on gun sellers might allow authorities to better track the movement of firearms.

This comes as Gov. Lujan Grisham gets ready for a public safety summit to address emergency response in the wake of recent mass shootings.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video

Video Forecast

New Mexico continues to see record cold temperatures, snow for some

More Weather Video Forecast
Albuquerque Hourly Forecast

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss