NJ gun group acting president says they want no part of Sunday’s armed gathering rumors in Trenton
FBI continues to probe rumors of an armed gathering outside the Trenton statehouse
Sunday to protest the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
Members of the Coalition of New Jersey Firearm Owners say they do not, in any way,
support the rumors or such a protest.
and other state capitals across the nation, as well as at the U.S. Capitol, are
on alert leading up to the inauguration.
began to circulate online about statehouses nationwide being the focus of
another, armed attack following last week’s attack on the Capitol in Washington,
Grdovic, the acting president of the Coalition of New Jersey Firearm Owners, says
his organization wants no part of the rumors, adding none of the state’s
law-abiding gun owners would risk their freedoms by violating them in such a
New Jersey, I am 100% sure that none of our groups, none of our affiliated
groups, none of the groups that we know of are involved in this, support it or
even have an undercurrent of back door people who might say well, you know, we
should do that,” says Grdovic. “I don’t see any of that happening here.”
says his group is currently in litigation against the state of New Jersey as
they continue to fight against what he calls draconian laws for legally
carrying firearms. But he says promoting violence is something it would never
do, especially while trying to pursue legal challenges and spending their own
money in doing so.
strongly believes any rumors of a possible gathering in Trenton Sunday are just
that -- rumors.