He says he was buying it to give to the police dept, not for his own use.
I wish the store owner had called the cops and had him arrested for this instead of refusing to sell him the Sig.
Then Mr. Captain USN / NASA Astronaut Pure-As-The-Driven-Snow would be fighting a felony bust, no more guns for him and he would STFU.
Sorry, hot button is poking out a bit these days
Keep reading the instructions on the back of the Form 4473. If you're buying a firearm with the intent of giving it to someone else as a gift, you're still the "actual buyer" and you can answer "yes" to Question 11.