5.11 Tactical now open in North Fort Worth

The store offers a wide selection of tactical gear, including boots, belts and knives. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)
The store offers a wide selection of tactical gear, including boots, belts and knives. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

The store offers a wide selection of tactical gear, including boots, belts and knives. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

5.11 Tactical officially opened a North Fort Worth location in August at 9329 North Freeway, Fort Worth. The store offers a wide selection of tactical gear, including boots, belts, gun holsters and tactical knives. 682-291-0085. www.511tactical.com


By Ian Pribanic
Ian Pribanic covers city government, transportation, business and education news for Community Impact Newspaper in the Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth areas. A Washington D.C. native and University of North Texas graduate, Ian was previously an editor for papers in Oklahoma, West Texas and for Community Impact in New Braunfels.


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