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13 December 2010

Grand Rapids Press (Michigan)

GRAND RAPIDS — The handgun had already been involved in three shootings before Torrence Hopson, a Grand Rapids college student, was shot in the neck and killed for $10 in his pocket. A week later, a drive-by shooter used the same gun to fire into a house on Adams Street SE. The gun is still on the streets. How it got there and where it is now is anybody's guess. But ballistic tests and modern science provide a gripping portrait of its violent past. Spent cartridges... (GunPolicy.org)

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