Guns and ammunition found stashed in NSW bushland

Police are appealing for information after four firearms and ammunition were located in bushland in Cecil Hills last night.

About 10pm (Friday 23 October 2015), police were called to the Western Regional Parkland, off Renee Place, following reports of suspicious activity.

Following a search of the area, police found four firearms and ammunition wrapped in towels. The firearms located were:


– An SKS military assault rifle,

– A sawn-off .22 rifle,

– A sawn-off 12 gauge shotgun, and

– A .22 calibre pistol

The firearms and ammunition were seized and will undergo forensic examinations.

Police are appealing for anyone with information about the incident to come forward.