Sniper Rifle

Standard sniper rifle. Ideal for situations that require accuracy at long range. Limitations include slow reload speed and very low rate of fire.

Weapon Information

Manufacturer Manufacturer: ShrewsburyShrewsbury
Weapon Type Sniper Rifles
Available from Can be stolen / foundAmmu-Nation
Available After Mission (Story Mode)
Purchase Price $20,000
Story Mode Price $5,000
Modifications Can be modified
Based on (Real Life) Arctic Warfare L96A1
Unlock Rank 21
Ammo Capacity 10

Weapon Statistics

Fire Rate
Clip Size
Overall 59.2


Release Date September 17, 2013
Title Update 1.01 Game Launch
Game Edition Game Edition: GTA OnlineGTA OnlineGame Edition: GTA V Story ModeGTA V Story Mode
Platforms PCPlayStation 4Xbox OnePlayStation 3Xbox 360
Map Locations (Spawn Areas) Here is where to find the Sniper Rifle in GTA Online, GTA V Story Mode:

Story Mode:

  • Police Maverick
  • Palmer-Taylor Power Station, top of smokestacks
  • LSIA Airport Radar
  • Paleto Bay, Water Tower
  • Galileo Observatory, observatory viewpoint
  • North Side of RON Alternates Wind Farm
  • Alamo Sea Plane Wreck

GTA Online:

  • Police Maverick
  • Annihilator
  • Valkyrie
  • Valkyrie MOD.0
  • Danger Ramp beside the Tram Station, Mount Chiliad
  • Radar tower, Fort Zancudo
  • Highest Rooftop, Backlot City (Movie Studio), Richards Majestic
  • Walkway in front of the bridge, Ocean Motion, Terminal
  • Walkway, north smokestack, Palmer-Taylor Power Plant
  • Garage, top floor,The Jetty Hotel, Pacific Bluffs
  • Globe, helipad, roof of the Daily Globe, Pillbox Hill
  • Larger northern island, Paleto Bay
  • Center Tower of 3 Union Towers North of McKenzie Field, Joad Lane, Grapeseed
  • East Alamo View Platform, Raton Canyon
  • Round Water Tower, El Burro Boulevard, El Burro Heights
  • Radar tower, LSIA
  • Last "O" on the Vinewood Sign, Vinewood Hills
  • Back balcony of Cletus' house, Sandy Shores
  • Abandoned House, un-named road, south of Route 68, Grand Senora Desert
  • Roof of Doppler Cinema, Downtown Vinewood
  • Hill behind Sisyphus Theater, Vinewood Hills
  • Walkway, South Fracking Tower, Gas Company, Cyprus Flats

Used by:

  • SASPA Bolingbroke Guards


In Story Missions
Appearances in Other Games
Sniper Rifle

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