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Concealed Gun Permits up in Sussex County

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GEORGETOWN, Del.- Applications for permits to carry concealed firearms are skyrocketing in Sussex County. 

According to the Sussex County Prothonotary, 676 people have applied for a concealed firearms permit in the county so far in 2013. In all of 2012, only 435 applications were filed.

If applications continue to be applied at this rate, there will be close to 1,300 people looking to carry a concealed gun in Sussex County alone this year.

The Prothonotary says 2,617 people are currently holding active permits to carry a concealed firearm in Sussex County.

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