Gun buyback program collects 122 firearms

CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – The Conway Police Department, Horry County Police Department, Horry County Sheriff's Department and the South Carolina Highway Patrol collected at least 122 firearms at an annual Gun Buyback program today, confirmed Lt. Selena Small.

The event was held at a Father's Place on Wright Boulevard in Conway.

The program provided residents an opportunity to turn in a firearm anonymously and with no questions asked. Those surrendering a firearm received a gift card.

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