Replica pistol found

Siege at West Gosford

A replica firearm was found during a search of a Woy Woy home on June 5. At about 1:30 pm, police from Brisbane Water Police District executed a search warrant at a home on Hillview St, Woy Woy.

Officers allegedly located a replica pistol, cannabis, mobile phones and other items believed to be related to the supply of illicit drugs. All items were secured for forensic analysis. A 47-year-old man was arrested at the scene. He was taken to Gosford Police Station and charged with supplying a prohibited drug and possessing an unauthorised replica pistol. The man was granted strict conditional bail to appear at Gosford Local Court on Tuesday, June 12. Inquiries are continuing.

SOURCE: Media release, 6 Jun 2018 NSW Police Media

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