Walmart ending gun, ammo sales to customers under 21

Walmart ending gun, ammo sales to customers under 21
(Source: WAFF)

(WAFF) - Walmart announced on Wednesday that they will no longer sell firearms or ammunition to customers under the age of 21.

The statement comes on the same day that Dick's Sporting Goods announced they were also ending gun sales to customers under 21. Dick's also states they are ending the sale of assault-style firearms.

Walmart released the following statement:

In light of recent events, we've taken an opportunity to review our policy on firearm sales. Going forward, we are raising the age restriction for purchase of firearms and ammunition to 21 years of age. We will update our processes as quickly as possible to implement this change.

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