Gel blasters seized, man charged at Kelso

A man will face court today after 13 gel blasters were seized from a home in the state’s Central Tablelands.

About 2pm yesterday (4 February 2020), officers attached to Bathurst Target Action Group searched a home in Cambewarra Court, Kelso.

During the search, police located and seized 10 military-style gel blasters, three pistol-type gel blasters, scopes and ammunition.

The 41-year-old man was arrested and taken to Bathurst Police Station.

He was charged with 10 counts of acquire prohibited firearm-subject prohibition order, three counts of acquire pistol-subject to firearms prohibition order, acquire ammunition subject to prohibition order, not keep firearm safely-prohibited firearm, possess three unregistered firearms, one being a prohibited pistol.

He has been refused bail to appear at Bathurst Local Court today (5 February 2020).

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