Over 100 Weapons Handed Over During First Week of Firearms Surrender

A WW2 machine gun is just one of a number of weapons handed in to GMP during surrender

Weapons include air rifles, MP5’s and soft air guns as well as a range of deactivated firearms, including an AK 47, an Uzi sub-machine gun and a Bren WW2 machine gun.

A Brocock revolver, which is illegal to possess, has also been handed in as part of the surrender.

The firearms surrender runs until Sunday 4 August and you can hand weapons in to any of the 12 designated police stations across Greater Manchester.

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