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Nassau gun buyback nets 330 illegal weapons

In total, 330 illegal weapons were turned in

In total, 330 illegal weapons were turned in for the county's 13th buyback program, Nassau officials say. (February 19, 2013 6:38 PM)

Officials say hundreds of illegal guns are now off the streets of Nassau after the county held a buyback program over the weekend.

In total, 330 illegal weapons were turned in for the county's 13th buyback program. Officials say that among the weapons turned in were 195 handguns, 15 assault rifles and seven sawed-off shotguns.

County Executive Ed Mangano (R-Nassau), the county district...

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