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Allentown Gun Buyback

Allentown Police officer Dale Stokes inspects a firearm during Allentown's Gun Buyback event at the Iglesia Christiana Church on 8th Street in Allentown on Saturday. The second Allentown Gun Buyback event offered gift certificates to residents who brought in unwanted firearms. The joint venture by Mayor Ed Pawlowski and the Allentown City Council, coordinated by the Allentown Police Department, rewarded people for bringing weapons with a gift certificate up to $100.00 per working firearm.DOUGLAS KILPATRICK / SPECIAL TO THE MORNING CALL