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Gun Buyback Day Planned for Hampshire and Franklin Counties

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Gun Buyback Day Planned for Hampshire and Franklin Counties

Police in Hampshire and Franklin counties are sponsoring a gun buyback day.  On Saturday October 5th people can bring working guns to police headquarters in Northampton and Greenfield.  Handguns, shotguns and rifles are worth a $50 gift card.  Assault weapons can be exchanged for two cards worth $100.  There will be no questions asked.

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