Open Carry Texas took to the streets in Tyler
POSTED: Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 9:48pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 10:16am
TYLER, TEXAS (KETK) — Open Carry Texas known (OCT) held an Open Carry March on Saturday May 3 in Tyler at the intersection of Loop 323 and Broadway.
Several 2nd Amendment supporters from East Texas gathered and marched the streets of Tyler holding signs expressing their rights.
Folks we spoke with tell they're bringing awareness and attention to their self-defense rights and of course their right to bear arms.
The OCT organization says they have the right to safely and legally carry firearms openly in the State of Texas in accordance with the United States and Texas Constitution and applicable laws.
Strong Supporters Rudy Wright, Joel Gardner, Tea Party Member Tammi Blair of East Texas also took part in the march.
If you would like to learn more about Open Carry Texas, you can visit their Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/OpenCarryTexas