If you're concerned about weight the solution is a belt. Not ideal given that you may not always wear belt loops. I recommend belt loops and a Blue Alpha Hybrid EDC belt. It's the best belt I've ever owned. For firearms use or otherwise.
I came to say this. Also, I love this from the reporter, "...the officer's personal AR15. An assault rifle far more powerful than a regular handgun." You guys' ARs come with a third pin and I missed out?
I almost made a thread like this 3 weeks ago. I was so excited to get some range time. I got there, set everything up, and proceeded to shoot both pistol and rifle like a damn Stormtrooper. I mean, we're not talking large groups. My targets looked like Connect the Dots. I called it a day, went...