Homemade gun seized during a Lismore search warrant.
Homemade gun seized during a Lismore search warrant.

WATCH: Police arrest Lismore man during search for guns

A HOMEMADE pistol and rifle have been found at a property in Pine St, Lismore, after a raid today.

Police from the Richmond TAG unit executed a search warrant at the premises this morning, allegedly seizing a homemade pistol, a rifle, blueprints for homemade rifle, firearm parts, ammunition, ecstasy, prescription drugs and property suspected of being stolen.

A man who attended the location as the search warrant was being executed underwent a drug test and produced a positive result.

He may be charged after his sample undergoes a secondary analysis.

A 40-year-old Lismore man has been charged with a number of offences, including possessing an unauthorised pistol, possessing an unauthorised firearm, possessing a prohibited weapon without a permit, and drug offences.

He was refused bail and will appear in Lismore Local Court tomorrow.



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