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Are obviously a lot of different opinions about what should or should not be done to prevent these senseless shootings but.
For many the priority is simply to get the illegal guns out of the hands of criminals.
There's a woman in New York trying to help police -- that very issue.
By turning guns in the something quite different.
Shepard Smith pass her story.
Majority of our violence that we see here his being is being perpetrated with -- Illegal guns are piling up at the ballistics lab here in new York New Jersey last year we recovered off the streets 856 -- Some were involved in the city's 88 murders others came armed robberies carjackings for the rest of people who carried them illegally.
I couldn't believe there wasn't some way I could do my part to help.
Her part it turned out was to create these.
Cops allowed jewelry designer just -- to melt down hundreds of guns and shell casings from their crime last.
She added extra -- and steel and turn them into bracelets.
Weeks in grieving each with a serial number of one of the guns from which came.
It's an actual gun it's never gonna happen again it's off the streets -- can never go back.
And that's pretty cool.
A lot of our customers feel the same way.
She gave a chunk of the sales 40000 dollars back to New York to fund a gun buyback program which will pay people to turn in their illegal or unwanted guns.
We're taking that entire horrible scene we're transforming it Anthony's bracelets that are guaranteeing that that -- won't.
Occur again it's a virtuous circle I think it makes people feel and that they're they're -- with some help which they really are.
The New York police director claims the money from the bracelets will encourage hundreds of people to disarm these 250 to 300 guns -- Jessica's money.
It's gonna allow us to take off the streets -- -- how many lives.
Did -- saved by doing that in New York Shepard Smith.
Shepperd thank you she says that she is getting nothing but positive reaction from the victims and she tells -- she's planning to expand the program.
To other cities outside of New Jersey if interested.
You can buy the bracelets on line for a link to her website go to our web site.
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