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Stolen firearm - West Tamworth

Friday, 07 April 2017 02:05:06 PM

Police from Oxley Local Area Command are appealing for public assistance to locate a firearm stolen during a break-in at a home in West Tamworth this week.

Officers have been told someone has accessed the shed of the property on Tingira Street, between 9pm on Monday 3 April 2017 and 7.30am on Tuesday 4 April 2017 and taken a B.S.A Meteor .177 calibre air-rifle.

Police are investigating the incident and are appealing for anyone with information about the break-in, or the whereabouts of the firearm, to come forward.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.