In the continually developing story of the Project Gunwalker scandal--or Operation Fast and Furious--the latest news today is that the Obama Administration is attempting to discredit the entire premise of an illegal operation by pointing to an error made by Congressman Darrell Issa's House committee concerning the '3rd gun' found at the murder scene of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry.
As previously reported, the guns found at the murder scene were part of the 2500-3000 U.S. weapons the DOJ and ATF allowed to 'walk' across the southern border, placing them into the hands of Mexican drug cartels.
Initially the government reported that only 2 guns were recovered at the scene. However, secret tapes released recently prove that there was a 3rd gun and that ATF officials attempted to hide that fact. The 3rd gun was never officially reported. But it did exist.
In the following secret conversation made public between an ATF agent and a local gun store proprietor who was cooperating with the agency in its Fast and Furious operation, it is clear that something afoul occurred regarding the 3rd gun: