STORM LAKE, Iowa (KTIV) A Storm Lake, Iowa man faces charges after police say he tried to buy guns through Facebook.
21 year-old William Kurtz is charged with possession of a firearm by a felon and acquiring a pistol without a permit.
Police say Kurtz tried to exchange an AR 15 assault rifle for a .45 caliber semi-automatic handgun by an undercover officer. They say Kurtz also gave the undercover officer money as a down payment for another handgun.
After a search of Kurtz's home, police found a second assault rifle, ammunition and rifle equipment.
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