Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Maloney man held with gun, ammo

One man was arrested and a firearm and quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Maloney Police Station during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the district on Thursday night.

Officers conducted the exercise between 8pm and 11pm, during which they proceeded to an abandoned apartment building at Maloney Gardens.

There, they had cause to stop and search a male suspect which resulted in a Glock pistol and 17 rounds of ammunition being discovered in his possession.

The 25-year-old man of Maloney Gardens was arrested in connection with the finds.

Investigations are ongoing.

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