Couple charged after police find homemade gun in car in Nowra


Pair is charged right after police stumble on a loaded selfmade handgun in their vehicle for the duration of a random lookup

  • Law enforcement stopped a automobile on Jervis Street in Nowra on the NSW south coast on Friday
  • They searched the car and allegedly discovered a handmade .22 calibre within
  • Law enforcement tried to arrest the 30-yr-outdated man who allegedly resisted 
  • A 46-calendar year-old lady was also searched and then subsequently arrested  

A pair have been charged with firearm offences immediately after police allegedly found a loaded selfmade handgun in their car throughout a random look for.

Police stopped a maroon Ford Falcon sedan on Jervis Road in Nowra on the NSW south coastline about 8.20pm Friday.

They spoke to the 30-calendar year-previous male driver ahead of looking the auto.

Police then allegedly found a handmade .22 calibre inside the car (pictured)

As they were being hunting the car, a 46-calendar year-outdated girl approached the officers and she was searched. 

Law enforcement then allegedly positioned a handmade .22 calibre inside the vehicle.

Officers attempted to arrest the man who allegedly resisted but was eventually handcuffed and taken to Nowra police station.

He was charged with possessing a loaded firearm in a general public position, possessing an unregistered firearm in a public place, and resisting officer in the execution of duty.

The female was also charged with possessing a loaded firearm in a public place and possessing an unregistered firearm in a general public spot.

The pair ended up refused bail and are due to surface in Wollongong Area Court docket on Saturday.  

Police stopped a maroon Ford Falcon sedan on Jervis Street in Nowra on the NSW south coast about 8.20pm Friday (pictured)

Police stopped a maroon Ford Falcon sedan on Jervis Street in Nowra on the NSW south coastline about 8.20pm Friday (pictured)



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