Buffalo Gun “Buyback” Set For Next Week
Mayor Brown has announced Buffalo's 5th Gun "Buyback" program for August 18th from 9am - 5pm at seven different location around Buffalo.
Buffalo’s Gun BuyBack locations:
Church of the Good Shepherd 96 JewettParkway
Prince of Peace Christian Church 190 Albany Street
Primera United Methodist Church 62 Virginia Street
St. Thomas Aquinas Church 450 Abbott Road
St. John Baptist Church 184 Goodell Street
Jordan River Missionary Baptist Church 440 Leroy Avenue
Assembly of Christian Churches 213 Ontario Street
A pre-paid credit card will be given for each gun turned in. The program will buy rifles and shot guns for $50, hand guns for $75 and assault weapons for $100.
The program is one of the strategies to cut down on violence in the city.