5 guns confiscated

2018-01-23 06:00
The guns and ammunition confiscated in Varing Street.

The guns and ammunition confiscated in Varing Street.

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Police arrested a 45-year-old woman after a tip-off lead to the confiscation of three guns on Saturday at 23:40.

Lentegeur Crime Prevention Unit officers responded to the tip-off that guns were being kept at a house in Varing Street, ­Lentegeur.

Officers searched the house and found a Silver Lorgin 9mm gun with a magazine, a .22 Revolver identified in a Caledon Case, a silver 45 calibre firearm and 70 bullets.

In another two unrelated cases, two men – aged 24 and 17 – were arrested for guns on Thursday. Police arrested the first man for possession of a silver Astra and ammunition while patrolling at 22:30 and then the second man was arrested by the same officers at 22:50 while in possession of a Taurus revolver and ammunition.

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