Weapons de­stroyed, guns miss­ing

Narrogin Observer - - Observer News -

Po­lice de­stroyed weapons, in­clud­ing home­made knives, af­ter a bur­glary in Fe­bru­ary when nine guns and $16,000 cash were stolen from a Ko­jonup prop­erty.

Great South­ern po­lice are still try­ing to re­cover the re­main­ing un­ac­counted-for guns.

In March, Great South­ern Su­per­in­ten­dent Dom Wood said the num­ber of gun thefts from safes had reached a con­cern­ing level.

Katan­ning Se­nior Sergeant Si­mon Un­der­wood also men­tioned a surge in firearm thefts in Katan­ning and Ko­jonup ear­lier this year.

Af­ter: Edged weapons de­stroyed.

Be­fore: Gar­den­ing tools in the haul.

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