Bulletproof backpack sales soar after CT shooting

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SALT LAKE CITY – A Utah company that makes bulletproof backpacks and child-sized body armor can’t keep up with their orders after the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. 

Amendment II started selling their lightweight armor, “Ryno-Hide,” to the military and law enforcement a few years. 

More recently, they have been putting sheets of armor in children’s backpacks

Click here to see the full story from our Salt Lake City sister station, KSTU.

Bulletproof material Amendment II putting in bacpacks
Bulletproof material Amendment II putting in bacpacks

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