78 guns seized from Oak Flats company

Lake Illawarra police have seized 78 guns from an Oak Flats firearms dealership, laying a range of charges against the company including possessing unregistered weapons and other licence breaches.

Officers laid 12 charges against the company on Tuesday, including two charges of possessing an unregistered firearm, four counts of failing to record transactions, five counts of failing to keep labels and records, and possessing a firearm or gun with a defaced or altered ID.

A suspension notice was served on a male director of the business.

The matters will be heard before Albion Park Local Court on February 6.

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