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Buffalo’s seventh gun buy back program starts Saturday with “no questions asked”

The City of Buffalo will purchase guns Saturday and not ask for any explanations.

The city’s seventh “No Questions Asked” gun buyback program will last from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at six drop-off sites throughout the city.

Participants have received more than $200,000 through pre-paid credit card incentives at the city’s past six gun buybacks. The city bought 4,457 guns total.

The drop-off sites will be at the following locations:

• East Side: True Bethel Baptist Church, 907 East Ferry St.

• West Side: Primera United Methodist Church, 62 Virginia St.

• Downtown: St. John Baptist Church, 184 Goodell St.

• South Buffalo: St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 450 Abbott Rd.

Pre-paid bank cash cards will be provided for the following:

• Non-working antique guns (including BB guns and pellet guns): $10

• Rifles/shotguns: $50

• Handguns: $75

• Assault weapons: $100