Bonnie & Clyde’s Thompson headed to auction block.

The .45 caliber Thompson sub-machine gun - also known as…

The .45 caliber Thompson sub-machine gun – also known as a Tommy gun – and a 12-gauge Winchester shotgun dating back to 1897 could fetch thousands.

They were seized by police after a daring raid on the duo went wrong and two officers were killed in a hail of bullets.
But during their getaway, the iconic outlaws – who met in January 1930 – left behind the two powerful guns in Joplin, Missouri, in April 1933.

Source: Nick Enoch for Daily Mail.

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