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Firearms and improvised explosive devices located near Wagga Wagga

Wednesday, 19 April 2017 01:51:42 PM

Police continue to make inquiries into the origins of firearms and improvised explosive devices which were located in bushland near Wagga Wagga.

About 1.15pm yesterday (Tuesday 18 April 2017), police were making inquiries in bushland at Nangus, when they located firearms and improvised explosive devices at the location.

The items were covered by leaves.

Officers seized the items, and the Bomb Disposal Unit was called into the area to assist with investigations.

A crime scene has also been established while police make inquiries into the origins of the items.

The incident is not believed to be counter terrorism related.

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.