Guns seized from a property at Ellangowan.
Guns seized from a property at Ellangowan.

Multiple guns and drugs seized in raid

DRUGS and firearms were seized from a property in Ellangowan during the execution of a search warrant by police from the Richmond Target Action Group today.

After gaining access to the Mothersoles Road property at 7.35am this morning police found a shotgun, hunting rifle, air rifle, shotgun shells and rifle ammunition.

In addition, 16 cannabis plants and almost three kilos of cannabis leaf was discovered.

As a result a 44 year old Ellangowan man has been charged with possess prohibited drug, possess prohibited plant, cultivate prohibited plant, three counts of possess unregistered firearm and not keep firearm safe

A 44 year old Ellangowan woman has also been charged with: three counts of possess unregistered firearm, not keep firearm safe and possess ammunition without holding a firearms licence

Both were granted conditional bail and will appear at Lismore Local Court in August.



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