The Gun Writer’s Lee Williams was proud to serve as a judge for the 17th Annual Firehouse Chili Cookoff hosted by Morton’s Gourmet Market on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016. The tremendous crowd enjoyed great food prepared by local fire station crews as well as music on a beautiful afternoon. TGW PHOTOS/CARRIE RASMUSSEN
Lee Williams can’t remember a time in his life when he wasn’t shooting. Before becoming a journalist, Lee served in the Army and worked as a police officer. He’s earned more than a dozen journalism awards as a reporter, and three medals of valor as a cop. He is an NRA-certified law enforcement firearms instructor, an avid tactical shooter and a training junkie. When he’s not busy as a senior investigative reporter, he is usually shooting his AKs, XDs and CZs. If you don’t run into him at a local gun range, you can reach him at 941.284.8553, by email, or by regular mail to 1777 Main St., Sarasota, FL 34236. You can follow him on Twitter: @HT_GunWriter and on Facebook @The Gun Writer.