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Replica pistol seized - western Sydney

Saturday, 11 March 2017 09:55:47 AM

Police have charged a woman with possessing an unregistered firearm after seizing a replica pistol during a car stop in Sydney’s west last night.

Just before 10pm (Friday 10 March 2017), officers from the Police Transport Command stopped a car on the Great Western Highway at Werrington.

Police located the replica pistol and a small amount of what’s believed to be methylamphetamine in the car, arresting the two occupants and taking them to St Marys Police Station.

The driver, a 40-year-old woman from Werrington, was charged with possess unregistered pistol and refused bail to appear at Parramatta Bail Court today (Saturday 11 March 2017).

The passenger, a 19-year-old man, was released pending further inquiries.