Buffalo Gun BuyBack Set for August 18th | News
Buffalo, NY - The city is hoping to get more illegal guns off the streets with its annual Gun BuyBack program.
This year's event takes place on Saturday, August 18th.
Pre-paid credit cards are being offered to people who turn in guns as follows;
$10 for non-working or antique guns $50 for rifles and shotguns $75 for handguns $100 for assault weapons
The following locations will be open from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Jordan River Missionary Baptist Church 440 Leroy Avenue
St. John Baptist Church 184 Goodell Street
Church of the Good Shepherd 96 Jewett Parkway
Assembly of Christian Churches 213 Ontario Street
St. Thomas Aquinas Church 450 Abbott Road
Primera United Methodist Church 62 Virginia Street
Prince of Peace Christian Church 190 Albany Street
Since 2005, the city has removed over 8,000 illegal guns from the streets. 3,000 have been removed through this "no questions asked" buyback.