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Sedan Firearm

Riverland police have arrested two men following the discovery of illegal firearms in sedan.

Last Friday police conducted a search of a sedan address as part of an ongoing investigation.

Among other items, Police discovered a  .22 calibre handgun and ammunition in a vehicle on the premises.

Police say the serial number of the firearm had been deliberately removed.  

As a result a A 59-year-old man and a 21-year-old man, both from Nuriootpa, were arrested and charged with firearms and other offences.

The 59-year old man was refused bail, while the 21-year-old man was bailed to attend the Waikerie magistrates court later this month.

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