Snowtown man charged with firearms offences

This homemade .22 calibre firearmwas seized by police. Photo - SAPOL.
This homemade .22 calibre firearmwas seized by police. Photo - SAPOL.

A man was arrested for firearms offences following a search at Snowtown last Monday.

Police attended a home in regards to an ongoing investigation and located a loaded homemade .22 calibre firearm.

A 21-year-old man from Snowtown was arrested and charged with manufacturing a prescribed firearm and aggravated possession of a prescribed firearm.

He was refused police bail and appeared in the Port Pirie Magistrates Court.