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.