Nevada gun store that sold rifle to California food festival shooter: 'Rot in hell'

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A police officer stands guard at Gilroy High School after a deadly shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in Gilroy, Calif., on Sunday, July 28, 2019. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group)

The Nevada gun store that legally sold the AK-47-style rifle to the teen gunman who killed three people at a California garlic festival wrote a message to the killer on Facebook, telling him to “rot in hell.”

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“The shooter in CA, I hope you rot in hell,” read a post on the Facebook page for Big Mike’s Guns and Ammo of Fallon, Nevada. “We pray for the victims. My heart hurts for all of them.”

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The Sunday night attack at the Gilroy Garlic Festival resulted in the deaths of a male in his 20s, a 13-year-old female and a 6-year-old, according to Fox News.

The post also revealed more details of the shooter’s July 9 purchase of the rifle, which began online.

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“I did not know this individual,” the post reads. “He ordered the rifle off my internet page. When I did see him, he was acting happy and showed no reasons for concern.”