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United States

8 September 2006

Grand Rapids Press (Michigan)

GRAND RAPIDS — The 89-year-old grandmother approached the Kent County Sheriff's deputies with three small handguns. She was unaware they all were loaded. "I brought them in because I wanted to keep them away from the children, I've got grandchildren," the woman said. She carried them in her purse and watched with curiosity as the deputy showed her they were loaded. "Really. Whoa. I just want to get them out the house," she said. She received the last of the two... (

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