Guns Exchanged for Gift Cards in Prince George's Saturday

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    A gun buyback program in Prince George's County took more than 60 weapons off the streets. (Published Saturday, June 22, 2013)

    Prince George's officials say 61 weapons were collected Saturday at a gun exchange program in which participants could get a $100 gift card for guns or ammunition surrendered.

    The gun exchange ihappened at Abundant Life Ministries on Livingston Road near Indian Head Highway in Forest Heights.

    Gun Turn-In in Prince George's County

    [DC] Gun Turn-In in Prince George's County
    Prince George's County leaders are giving out $100 gift cards to anyone who turns in a gun. (Published Saturday, June 22, 2013)

    Gun exchanges are meant to get unwanted and illegal guns off the street, giving people an incentive to turn in weapons or ammunition.