Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

Welcome to Glock Talk

Why should YOU join our Glock forum?

  • Converse with other Glock Enthusiasts
  • Learn about the latest hunting products
  • Becoming a member is FREE and EASY

If you consider yourself a beginner or an avid shooter, the Glock Talk community is your place to discuss self defense, concealed carry, reloading, target shooting, and all things Glock.

Closure of Potomac Arms - Alexandria, VA

Discussion in 'Glockers of the Old Dominion' started by watsoncb, May 10, 2007.

  1. watsoncb

    watsoncb CLM

    Dec 31, 2006
    Falls Church
  2. Sporwick


    Nov 13, 2006
    Alexandria, VA
    Isn't this an old story? I thought they had been gone for awhile.

    If not, I sure would love to pick up some 9mm on sale if they have it.

  3. watsoncb

    watsoncb CLM

    Dec 31, 2006
    Falls Church
    You know, you could be correct. The article has this week's tag at the top, but a date in 2006.

    I was not sure, but wanted to post in case it was recent.
  4. stooxie

    stooxie NRA Life Member

    Apr 10, 2005
    Northern Virginia
    Sounds like it was somewhat mutual. The City wanted the land, and knew they could make some serious cash off it (legitimately or otherwise). Probably more of a cash thing than anything else. There are lots of other gun stores in Old Town and the surplus store relocated there.

    As for the owners? Staring at retirement and someone offers him $2.8M to help him along? I doubt he had too much heartburn over that decision.