Wilson Hardware Co., IncWarning letter
This gun dealer was cited for 6 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.
ATF data indicates that this license is no longer active.
|Type||Dealer in firearms|
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 35 hours conducting this inspection. 66 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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Conduct Firearms Disposition Emphasis Inspection. Refer to IOI Manual, Chapter C - Firearms Inspections and FY 16 Domain Assessment. Conduct 100% inventory and ATF Form 4473 review unless authorized in advanced by Area Supervisor and DIO .
On September 14, 2016, Industry Operations Investigator ( IOI ), redacted conducted a Firearms Disposition Emphasis Inspection at the premises of Barry R. Harper, dba , Wilson Hardware Co., Inc. The inspection covered the period between September 14, 2015 through September 14, 2016. The inspection disclosed six violations. Those violations involved 1) 27 CFR 478.21(a), in redacted instances; 2) 27 CFR 478.124(c)(1), in redacted instance; 3) 27 CFR 478.124(c)(3)(i), in redacted instances; 4) 27 CFR 478.124(c)(3)(iv), in redacted instances; 5) 27 CFR 478.124(c)(5), in redacted instances & 6) 27 CFR 478.126a, in redacted instances. Further, inspection disclosed two firearms on hand in physical inventory, 32 forms 4473 on file/reviewed, and four NTN provided by FBI- NICS . No further field actions taken.
On September 14, 2016 Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Industry Operations Investigator redacted conducted a compliance inspection on federal firearms licensee ( FFL ) Wilson Hardware Co. Inc. Licensee was cited for six (6) violations of the Gun Control Act , including not filing multiple handgun sale reports in redacted instances for redacted handguns. Licensee was also cited ATF Form 4473 violations, all forms within inspection period had Items 31-36 blank. Violations merit warning conference which IOI redacted recommends; however, this is FFL's compliance inspection with violations. Licensee also stated they were unaware of multiple handgun sale reporting requirements. However, the number of forms with violations and lack of multiple handgun sale reporting is alarming, so a recall inspection should be conducted.
Concur with alternate recommendation to issue Warning Letter and schedule recall inspection within two-three years.
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 6 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)(5)||Failure of the licensee to sign or date a Form 4473. 🔗|
|6||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 »