Pilot program to offer gun boxes to parents of young children

A new partnership is handing out lock boxes for guns to some Columbus pediatricians to distribute in an effort to curb the number of unintentional shootings among young children.

Parents bringing 2- or 3-year-olds to certain pediatric offices will be asked if guns are kept at home. If so, the parents will be offered a lock box.

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