Crash leads to gun find

Joondalup Weekender - - Front Page -

PO­LICE found a man was al­legedly in pos­ses­sion of a gun when his ve­hi­cle rearended their un­marked car on Tues­day in Green­wood.

Po­lice spokes­woman Su­san Usher said of­fi­cers had stopped the ve­hi­cle at the in­ter­sec­tion of War­wick and Wan­neroo roads when the al­leged of­fender’s car drove into the back of it.

“It will be al­leged as the of­fi­cers spoke to the driver, they ob­served a hand­gun in the cen­tre con­sole of the ve­hi­cle,” she said.

Ms Usher said the of­fi­cers also seized credit cards and other prop­erty they al­lege was stolen.

A 31-year-old man of no fixed ad­dress was charged with nine of­fences.

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