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Shooting suspect claims he was on way to gun buyback
A Milton man accused of shooting an armed robber who mugged him and his wife as they left a Mattapan liquor store told prosecutors he was carrying an illegal .38 caliber firearm because he was headed to the Boston police gun buyback program, authorities said.
Read the whole thing. There's a lot more to the story. I've saved the screenshot of the story, as the Boston Herald archives their online material after only a couple weeks or so.
There's a lot of unanswered question here. I'll have more to say on this (too much going on this morning), of that you can be sure.