Police arrest Telopea bikie gang member after search
23 Jun, 2012 03:20 PM
A 19-year-old bikie gang member was arrested after police searched a house in Telopea and seized a snake, guns and drugs.
He was arrested by the gangs squad investigators in relation to the seizure of firearms, drugs, a snake and a stolen dog from his house in April.
Watch raw footage of the arrest, supplied by Police Media, below:
St rike Force Raptor officers raided Adderton Road house of the man who they allege is a Rebels outlaw motorcycle gang member on Tuesday April 10.
They found a six-shot Ruger revolver, a six-shot Smith and Wesson revolver, about 120 rounds of ammunition and approximately one kilogram of amphetamine in a car at the house.
A shotgun and further amounts of prohibited drugs were found inside a garage.
Police said three men were arrested at the time, but released pending further inquiries.
Following further investigations, including forensic examination, Strike Force Raptor the 19-year-old at Willmot about 6am on Thursday June 21.
He was taken to Mount Druitt Police Station police said they expected to charge him with drug and firearm offences.
Strike Force Raptor was established by State Crime Command’s Gangs Squad in 2009 and is a proactive and high-impact operation targeting outlaw motorcycle gangs and any associated criminal enterprises.
Anyone wishing to assist Strike Force Raptor with information in relation to outlaw motorcycle gangs is asked to contact Crime Stoppers, 1800 333 000.