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Guns Will Never Be On The Streets Again

Pascagoula Police made sure hundreds of guns never end up in the wrong hands. Wednesday, the department destroyed more than 500 weapons. Many of the guns came from the two Gun Buy Back programs the department held this summer. 

 Police paid people $50 for each gun they brought in. Some of the other weapons destroyed came from criminal suspects who had been arrested.

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