Comments for: Rocket launchers turned in to LAPD apparently were from military

Posted Dec. 30, 2012, at 6:26 a.m.

LOS ANGELES — Two rocket launchers turned into the Los Angeles Police Department as part of the city’s gun buyback event appear to be antitank weapons from the military, experts said. Police said the people turning them in at the buyback told officers they had family members who were at …

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  • Anonymous

    To clarify, these are “rocket launchers” in the way that the box a gun came in is “a gun.” In other words, not.

    • Jack Torrence

      time to ban all rocket launchers

  • Ansel Hazen

    Have to keep the hysteria at full volume ya know!

  • Jack Torrence

    they have a place in my gun cabinet

  • Anonymous

    It is a true shame that so many firearms get turned in for so little of their value. Some of the junk that makes it into the programs is just that junk, but often times something of value gets tossed in, when taking it to the shop will net someone more money, and someone else a fine firearm for their collection.

  • Anonymous

    Well DUH, where else do you find a rocket launchers,

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