Firearms and ammunition have been seized during a search of a property at Rankins Springs.
Police from Griffith Local Area Command had been investigating the theft of 10 firearms from a home in Dowling Street, Rankins Springs, on August 18.
About 1.30pm on Thursday, Rural Crime Investigators and Target Action Group (TAG) police searched a property on the Mid Western Highway at Rankins Springs.
They seized two shotguns, six stocks, various firearm parts, assorted ammunition, fireworks and other property suspected of being stolen.
A 29-year-old man was arrested at the scene and was taken to Griffith Police Station. He has now been charged with:
- Multiple firearms offences;
- Steal from dwelling; and
- Having goods in custody suspected of being stolen