Ayres, John Wise, IIWarning letter
This gun dealer was cited for 7 violations. The inspection resulted in a warning letter.
A warning letter is the least severe action the ATF can take against a licensee with compliance issues. The letter advises the licensee to comply with regulations.
|Type||Dealer in firearms|
|Expiry||Sep 1, 2022|
Compliance inspections are conducted by one or more ATF officers. After the lead investigator submits a recommendation, one or more ATF supervisors will review the inspection and either concur with or adjust the recommendation.
This page contains information about a single inspection conducted between 2015 and 2017. The ATF may have inspected this licensee before and/or after the inspection detailed here.
Officers spent a total of 27 hours conducting this inspection. 119 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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**Please conduct a DE inspection on this 01 FFL . The 01 license was issued on 8/17/1995. Please conduct a DE inspection to determine if FFL is compliant with ATF law and regulations.
This inspection disclosed that the FFL made redacted firearms sales on ATF Forms 4473 during the inspection period. redacted Forms 4473 was not completed by the seller. FFL was cited for the violations and completed all items on a photocopy of page three and attached it to the original Form 4473. This violation resulted in a 25% error rate which could warrant a Warning Conference; however, IOI redacted with A/S concurrence, recommends a Report of Violation Only, based on the redacted forms that had errors, which was immediately corrected during the inspection. The last inspection in 2009 resulted in no violations. In addition, the FFL has no trace history, is a low transfer FFL dealer and the log book was complete and accurate. On 5/25/16, a query in N-Force and Openfox was conducted on Responsible Person John Wise Ayres, II by IOl redacted with no disabling information resulting from this query.
IOI redacted concurs with alternate recommendation of Warning Letter in lieu of Warning Conference, based on the low amount of transfers and trace activity.
If an inspection uncovers regulatory violations, the licensee receives a report outlining these violations. This section lists the violations found in the inspection, as well as a general description of each offense. More details on the nature of the licensee's specific violations may be found in the report PDF.
This licensee was cited for 7 violations.
|1||478.21(a)||Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗|
|2||478.124(c)(1)||Failure to obtain a Form 4473 showing the transferee's name, sex, address, date and place of birth, and other required information. 🔗|
|3||478.124(c)(3)(i)||Failure to obtain identification from a transferee or document it on Form 4473. 🔗|
|4||478.124(c)(3)(iv)||Failure to record the date NICS was contacted and the NICS response on Form 4473. 🔗|
|5||478.124(c)(4)||Failure to record on Form 4473 the manufacturer, importer, type, model, caliber or gauge, and serial number of the firearm being transferred. 🔗|
|6||478.124(c)(5)||Failure of the licensee to sign or date a Form 4473. 🔗|
|7||478.103(c)||Failure to provide a Youth Handgun Safety Act notice to each handgun purchaser. 🔗|
Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »