By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A gun turn-in event brought in more than three dozen weapons, both real and replicas, in Chicago Saturday.

It was “no questions asked” at the New Beginnings Church at 67th and King Drive.

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The Chicago Police Department and the church are working together to get guns out of the community.

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A $100 prepaid gift card was given for each gun turned in. For each replica there was a $10 gift card.

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All of the guns collected are destroyed and never returned to the streets.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff