GCSO sponsoring handgun buy-back Nov. 2

GEORGETOWN, SC (WMBF) – The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office is sponsoring a gun buy-back event for Georgetown County residents on November 2.

From 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. GCSO officers will be at the Pawleys Island Substation on Parkersville Road collecting handguns,  no questions asked. Each individual who delivers a handgun to officers will receive a $100 gift card.

The participate, there are several strict guidelines: the handgun must be in working order, it must be unloaded and placed in the trunk of the vehicle when you arrive. When you enter the parking lot, you must wait in your vehicle until given instructions by the officer. This buy back event is open to Georgetown County residents. A volunteer will check ID's, and no questions will be asked about the handgun.

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