Weapons turned in during amnesty

A total of 10 firearms were surrendered to Summerland RCMP during a month-long gun amnesty in June.

A total of 10 firearms were surrendered to Summerland RCMP during a month-long gun amnesty in June.

Cpl. Bruce Haley of the Summerland RCMP detachment said two pistols and eight long-barrel guns were surrendered.

Across the province, a total of 1,801 firearms, 30,700 rounds of ammunition and 155 other weapons were turned in.

Some of the items collected provincially included a machine gun in Kelowna, historical firearms and bayonets and a military missile.