TORONTO, June 1, 2012 /CNW/ - U.S. manufacturer, Umarex USA, is
voluntarily recalling the Ruger Black Hawk Air Rifle Combo (Product
#075-5096) that may have been sold to Canadian Tire customers without
the required licensing under the federal Firearms Act. The product, a recreational pellet air rifle with a 1000 feet per
second (fps) velocity, was shipped in error for sale at various
Canadian Tire stores.
The recalled product can be identified by a UPC code of 723364440106 or
packaging labelled '1000fps'. Customers who no longer have the original
packaging can verify the product by examining the serial number located
on the barrel; the serial number on the recalled product does not end
The Ruger Black Hawk Air Rifle Combo, with the UPC number 723364440113
with a 495fps velocity is not affected by this recall.
Customers with the recalled product are asked to immediately discontinue
use and contact Canadian Tire Customer Relations at 1-800-387-8803
(English) or 1-800-565-3356 (French) to verify if their product is
affected by this recall.
SOURCE CANADIAN TIRE CORPORATION, LIMITED
For further information:
Liz Hamilton, Communications, Canadian Tire
Sebastien Bouchard, Communications, Canadian Tire