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Hundreds of guns collected at East Palo Alto buyback

Original post made on Feb 25, 2013

It took less than three hours Saturday, Feb. 23, to collect 355 firearms at a three-city gun buyback event in East Palo Alto, the first private/public buyback of its kind on the Midpeninsula. The event was so popular, the organizers ran out of funds.

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Posted by Karen
a resident of Blossom Valley
on Feb 25, 2013 at 2:25 pm

It seems to me if this many people want to turn in their guns, we should find a way to take care of it. Getting guns off the streets/out of homes is a win all around.


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Posted by Jose
a resident of St. Francis Acres
on Feb 25, 2013 at 3:27 pm

They should do a gun buy forward. I'd be up for buying some of those guns myself.


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