TAMPA, Fla. -- Since 2007, at least 82,000 guns have been reported stolen in Florida and never found.

There are at least 9,000 guns missing in Tampa Bay alone. In the first part of a special report, Tampa Bay Times reporter Laura Morel looked into the shocking numbers, how it's happening and why so many are still on the streets.

She shared what she found with 10News anchor Courtney Robinson for this weekend's Sunday Conversation.

10News Investigative reporter Jennifer Titus also exposed the shocking number of stolen guns and how criminals are stealing them from gun stores lacking in security.

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