Gun club burns

Jesse Mullen · Thursday, January 24, 2013
As thousands of rounds of ammunition exploded inside the West Liberty Gun Club, volunteer firefighters from West Liberty, West Branch and Atalissa worked to calm a raging fire that destroyed the indoor firing range at the facility.

“Everything is still under investigation,” said West liberty Fire Chief Robbie Rock, “but it’s a total loss.

“The rough estimate is about $200,000 (worth of damage).”

According to police officers at the scene of the fire, two people saw smoke...



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