Karas, Frank

Frank's Guns

Warning letter

This gun dealer was cited for 1 violation. 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.


9103 River Rd
Marcy, NY 13403
Oneida County


Number 6-16-065-01-7E-10897
Type Dealer in firearms
Expiry May 1, 2023

Inspection Timeline

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 167 hours conducting this inspection. 253 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.

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Dec 31, 2015
Inspection assigned

Conduct DE and follow up on straw purchase , coordinate with CE. Case information to follow. Contact A/S before field work.

Sep 7, 2016
Officer's recommendation Submitted by Industry Operations Investigator
Warning letter
Sep 9, 2016
Final review Signed by Area Supervisor
Warning letter

Adverse Action: redacted Mutiple sales were not reported timely WL sent 9-09-16

Sep 9, 2016
Warning letter sent


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 1 violation.

1 478.126a Failure to report the sale of two or more pistols or revolvers to an individual during five consecutive business days. 🔗

Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »