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Police seize rifle during traffic stop in Gowrie

By 11 June 2014 1

A rifle with a sniper scope was seized from a vehicle during a traffic stop in Gowrie late last night (June 10).

ACT Policing officers had been on patrol in Gowrie around 11.30pm and had seized the rifle after executing a routine traffic stop on a blue Holden Commodore. The driver of the vehicle was not licensed for the firearm.

The driver of the vehicle will be summonsed to court at a later date on a firearms charge and investigations are ongoing.

(ACT Policing Media Release)

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One Response to Police seize rifle during traffic stop in Gowrie
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Paul00751:33 pm, 16 Jun 14

As a Commodore owner, I am putting it out there that we all don’t carry firearms, do burnouts, and speed. This is just a minority!

Seriously though, good to see the gun locked up, we don’t need them in the suburbs.

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