Whyalla man charged with numerous firearm offences

November 27, 2023 1:25 pm in by
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A 57-year-old Whyalla man has been charged after allegedly threatening occupants of a Whyalla Norrie home and damaging property.

Police were called to the address around 12:30am on Tuesday last week, 21 November, and located the suspect in a vehicle a few hours later.

A search of the car revealed three firearms and ammunition.

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The suspect was charged with two counts of unlawful threats, two counts of property damage and numerous firearms offences.

He was refused police bail and appeared in the Whyalla Magistrates Court, where he was remanded in custody until late February.