Gun buyback program continues today at two locations in Trenton

A state-sponsored gun buyback program will continue today in Mercer County until 8 p.m. The program began yesterday in Trenton, where prosecutors say more than

Prosecutors say more than 1,000 guns were collected by 5 p.m. yesterday in Trenton.

Prosecutors say more than 1,000 guns were collected by 5 p.m. yesterday in Trenton. (1/26/13)

TRENTON - A state-sponsored gun buyback program is continuing today in Mercer County.

The program began yesterday in Trenton, where prosecutors say more than 1,000 guns were collected by 5 p.m.

Officials are collecting weapons at the Greater Mount Zion AME Church on Pennington Avenue and the Pentecostal Assembly of God on North Clinton Avenue. Up to $250 in cash will be offered for each gun dropped off.

The buyback event runs today from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

More on this topic

Trenton Gun Buyback

Gun buyback information

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Chopper 12 over East Brunswick bus crash 1 VIDEO: Chopper 12 over East Brunswick bus crash
Shooting leaves 3 dead in Jersey City 2 Sources: Triple shooting leaves 1 dead in Jersey City
Vandals defaced historic trains belonging to the United 3 Vandals deface historic train equipment in Boonton
Chopper 12 over wreck that killed NASCAR driver 4 Chopper 12 over wreck that killed NASCAR driver Jason Leffler
Shooting leaves 3 dead in Jersey City 5 Shooting leaves 3 dead in Jersey City

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Prosecutors say more than 1,000 guns were collected Trenton gun buyback nets more than 1,000 weapons

More than 1,000 guns have been turned in so far through Mercer County's gun buyback

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE