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12/27/2012 10:01 pm ET | Updated Feb 26, 2013

2 Rocket Launchers Turned In During LAPD Gun Buyback (PHOTOS)

Yesterday's LAPD gun buyback was so successful that two-hour waits and gift-card shortages were reported.

The department says it picked up 75 assault weapons as part of its no-questions-asked effort that saw $100 dollar cards handed out for handguns and long guns and $200 for the kind of rifle used in the Newtown tragedy. The LAPD says 901 handguns, 698 rifles, 363 shotguns will also be destroyed.

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