Terrifying haul of guns handed in during gun amnesty

Almost 50 guns have been handed in across the capital during the last week as part of the Met Police's gun amnesty.

Over the past week 45 guns have been handed including shotguns, revolvers, rifles and handguns.

This gun was found after police were called about a suspicious bag which had been dumped Credit: Lambeth Police
These guns were handed in to Lambeth Police Credit: Lambeth Police

Once the guns have been handed is they are sent to be destroyed by a special machine which cuts them into small pieces.