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Illegal guns, drugs seized in daytime bust

POLICE confiscated a big haul of illegal firearms and ammunition while conducting a drug raid on a rural property in Toodyay last month.

Two sawn-off shotguns, a handgun, five replica handguns and two handmade firearms were among 11 illegal weapons and replicas seized during the raid.

More than 100 rounds of unregistered live ammunition were also seized.

None of the confiscated firearms were licensed.

The drug haul consisted of two cannabis plants, about 200g of cannabis resin stored as cannabis butter in a fridge, 100g of cannabis material and seeds, and drug smoking paraphernalia, including a water pipe (bong).

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