Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Loaded gun found in shed

A loaded firearm was found and seized yesterday afternoon in a shed in Maloney.

According to police reports, a team of officers from the Northern Division Task Force, led by Sgt Haywood, PC Brewster PC Andrews, PC Rushford and PC George, among several others, were conducting duties in the area, when they received information about a firearm.

The officers made their way to an abandoned shed in Maloney Gardens, where they found a .38 revolver hidden in the structure.

The weapon was seized, and is expected to be sent for ballistic testing.

No one was arrested in connection with the find.