Iredell County political group protests outside of NRA event

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An Iredell County-based group is protesting an National Rifle Association event in Mooresville. 

The group, Iredell County Democratic Women, scheduled the protest for 5:45 p.m. on Thursday outside of the Charles Mack Citizen Center at 215 N. Main St. where an NRA dinner and "Wall of Guns" raffle is happening.

Participants were asked to bring signs following the theme "Assault Rifles do not mean more than children's lives.

FOX 46 is live at the protest tonight. Tune in to the 6:00 p.m. news for a live look at the scene.