New London to hold gun buyback - WFSB 3 Connecticut

New London to hold gun buyback


The city of New London along with the New London Police Department will be hosting a gun buyback program over the weekend.

It will be held at New London's police department substation on Truman Road from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Anyone that sells their guns will receive a prepaid gift card, officials said.

Handguns will be bought for $100, while shotguns and rifles will be $75. Police also said $150 will be given for assault rifles.

Another program is also scheduled for next weekend as well.

Copyright 2013 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.