Firearm stolen during RSL break-in

Police are investigating a break-in at the Enfield RSL that occurred in the early hours of this morning.

Just after 1.30am on Saturday 22 February, Western District patrols attended Fitzgerald Avenue after a security patrol confirmed there was a break-in at the premises.

On arrival police located a smashed window pane in the door to the main bar where it is believed the suspect gained entry and stole a 1948 Owen F1 decommissioned firearm (a similar firearm is pictured below) off the wall where it was hanging for decorative purposes. The firearm has been deactivated and rendered unusable.


Police are asking anyone with information about the break-in or the whereabouts of the decommissioned firearm to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at

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