'Shoot a school kid only $29' billboard appears in Las Vegas

A self-proclaimed activist group vandalized a billboard near the Las Vegas Strip on Wednesday night in order to make a statement about America's gun violence epidemic.

According to KVVU, the billboard was the work of the infamous art collective INDECLINE, which says it "focuses on social, ecological and economical injustices carried out by American and International governments, corporations and law enforcement agencies."

The group apparently fixed a banner over part of a billboard for local gun range Battlefield Vegas in order to change the prominent advertisement's message.

While the original sign stated "shoot a .50 caliber only $29," it now reads "shoot a school kid only $29."

Photo: KTNV

"This protest piece is in response to America’s longstanding obsession with gun culture and our government’s inability to honor the victims of mass shootings by distancing themselves from the homicidal policies of the NRA," INDECLINE said in a press release.

The Battlefield billboard isn't the first time INDECLINE has made headlines with its controversial artwork.

The group was also behind the naked statues of Donald Trump that popped up in cities across the country in 2016, including New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Cleveland and Seattle.

See photos of the prior stint: 

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Two guys pretending to be construction workers just placed this in Union square like 5 minutes ago. YAS! The plaque reads "The Emperor has no balls." #genius #trump
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 18: A passerby has a picture taken with a statue depicting republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in the nude on August 18, 2016 in San Francisco, United States. Anarchist collective INDECLINE has created five statues depicting Donald Trump in the nude and placed them in five U.S. cities on Thursday morning. The statues are in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Cleveland and Seattle. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 18: A molded foot is all that remains of a statue of naked GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump that appeared in Union Square Park this morning on August 18, 2016 in New York City. The illegally placed statue drew hundreds of curious onlookers, who took selfie picture with the statue, which was signed 'Ginger.' A published report attributed the work to the anarchist collective INDECLINE, which titled the project 'The Emperor Has No B--s.' (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 18: Park authorities haul away a statue of a naked GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump that appeared in Union Square Park this morning on August 18, 2016 in New York City. The illegally placed statue drew hundreds of curious onlookers, who took selfie picture with the statue, which was signed 'Ginger.' A published report attributed the work to the anarchist collective INDECLINE, which titled the project 'The Emperor Has No B--s.' (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 18: Park authorities haul away a statue of a naked GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump that appeared in Union Square Park this morning on August 18, 2016 in New York City. The illegally placed statue drew hundreds of curious onlookers, who took selfie picture with the statue, which was signed 'Ginger.' A published report attributed the work to the anarchist collective INDECLINE, which titled the project 'The Emperor Has No B--s.' (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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