Arrested at Rye


SOUTHERN Metro Divisional Response Unit police arrested a man during a raid at Rye on Wednesday 7 August.

They allegedly found two firearms, two Tasers, ammunition and a quantity of methyl-amphetamine at the Browns Road property.

A 49-year-old man was charged with two counts of being a prohibited person possessing a firearm, trafficking methyl-amphetamine, possessing ammunition, and five counts of possessing a prohibited weapon without authorisation.

The man was remanded in custody to appear at Frankston Magistrates’ Court on 16 August.

First published in the Southern Peninsula News – 13 August 2019


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