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Men Arrested At Culver’s Openly Carrying Guns

Open Carry advocates arrested in Madison after refusing to prove they weren't felonsMADISON, Wis. — A group of armed men sat outside a Culver’s Restaurant near the East Towne Mall in Madison Sunday night eating burgers and drinking shakes.

The men said it was partly a chance to socialize but also a show of support for Shawn Winrich and a man from Racine who were arrested Saturday night at the same Culver’s while openly carrying guns.

“He asked if I was going to ID myself, I basically remained silent and he told me I was under arrest,” Winrich said.

Winrich said he was with four friends, who were all armed, eating dinner when police showed up.

According to audio the group recorded, police asked the five men to show identification to prove they were not felons.  Read more



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About the Author: Corey Graff is the executive director of Wisconsin Gun Owners, Inc. (WGO), a pro-gun activist, and a life-long gun owner from Wisconsin.

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