Hartford police host neighborhood gun buyback

Hartford police cruiser (WTNH /George Roelofsen)

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Hartford Police Department is hosting a neighborhood Gun Buy Back.

The department will be trading gift cards for guns on Saturday between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. at the Johnson Stewart Community Center on Martin Street.

Guns can be turned in anonymously. Gift cards range from $450 for an assault rifle, $250 for a semi-automatic handgun, $150 for a revolver and $100 for any shotgun or rifle.

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