A teenager has been charged with firearms offences after a search warrant was executed in Sydney’s west.
About 10.30pm on Wednesday 14 May 2014, officers from the Police Transport Command arrested a 17-year-old male at Parramatta Railway Station over alleged graffiti offences.
He was taken to Parramatta Police Station where he was charged and given bail to appear at a children’s court on 11 June 2014.
During his arrest police seized several items that were subjected to forensic analysis.
Following further inquiries, officers executed a search warrant at a home on Hertz Place at Emerton about 8.30am yesterday (Wednesday 4 June 2014).
Two firearms, a rifle and shotgun, were seized from the home along with an amount of ammunition.
The 17-year-old and a 41-year-old man were arrested and taken to Mt Druitt Police Station.
The teen was charged with possess unauthorised firearm and possess unregistered firearm and was bail refused to appear at a children’s court today (Thursday 5 June 2014).
The older man was released pending further inquiries.