Hartford Gun Buyback Saturday

Doctors and police today announced a gun buyback program in Hartford.

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Doctor Brendan Campbell says people will be traded a $25 gift card in exchange for a long gun, and a $75 gift card in exchange for a handgun.

“All of the money that was used to purchase these [gift cards for Connecticut department stores] has come from donations from a variety of different oranizations and individuals, Campbell said.

Firearms can be turned in at the Community Renewal Team at 555 Windsor Street in Hartford Saturday, December 5,  between 9 am and 3 pm.

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