I.O.U. on gun buyback program?

December 24, 2008 8:42:27 AM PST
So many people turned in illegal handguns during a gun buyback program on Long Island that authorities ran out of money. Police in Suffolk County say they handled out $15,000 in state grants for nearly 100 guns turned in this past weekend.Anyone turning in an illegal handgun was given a $200 gift card.

Officials say additional gift cards have been ordered and should be available within a week. Nassau County also held a gun buyback last weekend and ran out of money after more than 400 illegal handguns were turned in.

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