Sales skyrocket for company’s bulletproof backpacks and kids’ body armor

Posted at 1:24 PM, Dec 19, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-19 13:24:12-05

SALT LAKE CITY  – Demand for one company’s bulletproof backpacks and child-sized body armor has skyrocketed in the aftermath of the shootings in Newtown, Connecticut according to Fox13News.

Amendment II began putting sheets of the armor in children’s backpacks a year ago and until the Newtown shooting only sold a handfull.

Since the shooting demand for the product skyrocketed to the point that their website overloaded. The backpacks retail from $150-300.

Read more at Fox13News.