It's the middle of hunting season and local law enforcement and other community agencies want to remind gun owners to keep their guns safe and secured.
Safe gun storage should be a priority for every gun owner. Guns stored in the residence of the victim, a relative, or friends, were used in 90 percent of firearm suicide attempts and 72 percent of unintentional firearm deaths and injuries.
A gun lock can help those incidents from occurring and they are currently available for free at the following Winnebago County locations:
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