Conn. buys 1,250 .45-caliber pistols from Sig Sauer in Exeter with $800,000 seized in war on drugs

The entire cost of the 1,250 new .45-caliber Sig Sauer P220 pistols is being paid for with money and other assets seized during federal and state investigations of drug dealers and other criminals, under the federal asset forfeiture program, state police spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance said.
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