Firearms, drugs seized when Cabramatta West home searched, NSW

Firearms, prohibited weapons, ammunition and drugs have been seized during a search of a home in Cabramatta West.

Detectives from Fairfield City Police Area Command executed a search warrant on a home on Birdwood Avenue about 1.40pm (Monday 4 February 2019).

Officers searched the home and three pen guns and a sawn-off shotgun, more than 200 rounds of ammunition, as well as cannabis, heroin and a high-powered laser pointer.

A 36-year-old man was arrested at the home but was taken to Liverpool Hospital for treatment for a pre-existing medical condition.

The man has now been charged with eight offences,

  • possess a prohibited drug
  • Possess unregistered firearm-prohibited firearm (three counts)
  • Possess unauthorised prohibited firearm
  • Supply cannabis >indictable &
  • Possess ammunition without holding licence/permit/authority, and,
  • Possess or use a prohibited weapon without permit.

The man has been bail refused to appear in Liverpool Local Court today (Wednesday 6 February 2019).

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