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Schenectady County gun buy-back called success

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Sheriff Dominic Dagostino said the county’s eighth gun buy back event was a success, netting 20 guns of various types Saturday. “We are very pleased with the success of our eighth Gun Buy Back initiative,” he said in a statement. “We are hoping we can build upon this success to ultimately realize our goal of reducing gun violence in our community.” Buy-backs are held on a monthly basis at various locations in Schenectady County. Gift ...

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April 1, 2013
7:28 a.m.

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Please explain exactly what happens to these guns once they are turned in. I would expect they would be destroyed. Can anyone confirm?