TYLER - The International Defensive Pistol Association held a shooting match today at Lock and Load in Tyler.
The I.D.P.A. is the group that governs shooting sports involving real-life scenarios like self-defense.
The organization was formed in 1996, and now has more than 17,000 members world-wide.
There will be many more I.D.P.A. events here in Tyler.
Two more are planned: Monday, October 4th from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 30th 8 a.m. to noon.