Newspaper that ran gun-owner map hires armed guard

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

The Journal News in Westchester County has hired an armed guard to protect its staff.

The paper released the addresses of gun owners and left many people enraged.

EARLIER: JOURNAL NEWS PUBLISHES GUN OWNER MAP.

Now the paper is concerned someone could retaliate.

Soon after the Newtown massacre, the paper published a map showing addresses where people had gun licenses in three counties.

In turn, a reader published the information of Journal employees on a blog.