Police uncover haul of hidden guns at Baldivis home

Wednesday, 26 June 2024 12:38

By Monique Welhan

PIC: WA Police

A man and a woman have been charged over a haul of firearms and ammunition allegedly found hidden at a Baldivis property.

Gang Crime Squad detectives carried out a search warrant at the home on Friday, June 21 and allegedly located several guns, an extensive range of firearm parts and thousands of rounds of ammunition hidden in various places including under the patio deck and in the roof space.

The seized items include a double barrel loaded shotgun, a lever-action shotgun, a revolver, a homemade handgun, a rifle, a 3D printed firearm and two gel blasters.

A 23-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman, both from Baldivis, were arrested at the home and have each been charged with a string of firearm offences including possessing firearms without a licence and manufacturing a firearm without a licence.

They are due to appear in the Rockingham Magistrates Court on July 15 and July 19, respectively. 

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