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24 September 2002

Philadelphia Intelligencer (Pennsylvania)

A Horsham Police captain is pushing legislators to require pellet-gun manufacturers to produce a product that looks less like a real handgun. HORSHAM — Officer Greg Witmer encountered a juvenile on Maple Avenue two months ago and, if Horsham police Capt. Joseph Repkoe gets his way, their chance meeting will result in new state legislation. When Witmer approached the boy, the child picked up a gun, which had been on the ground next to him. The officer grabbed his own... (

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