Local gun range owner teaches pastors how to shoot

[Liz Kreutz, KXTV]

For more than 10 years, Geof Peabody has been teaching pastors in Placerville how to shoot. And now, after a string of recent shootings – including one at a church in Texas – he feels the training has never been more needed.

“Until the clergy tells the faith based organizations decide they’re going to get their head out of the sand, and figure out they’re not doing what they need to do, which is have a sheep dog to protect the flock, we’re just going to have more of the same,” Peabody told ABC10.

Peabody owns Peabody Gun Range runs a nonprofit “church” called “Safer Community Fire Arms Training”

“Our gun range is actually a church ...