Man arrested with a firearm, ammo and a stolen car
POLICE have arrested a man with a gun and ammunition in a stolen car yesterday.
Police say they located the 47-year-old Jimboomba man sitting in the vehicle at a Bushman Drive address around 4:30pm.
They told the man to exit the vehicle and arrested him on another matter.
A search of the car found a firearm and ammunition.
A further check found the car was stolen.
Police have charged the man with one count each of Unlawful possession of a category H weapon, Possess shortened firearm, Receive tainted property, Authority required to possess explosives, Unlawful use of a motor vehicle and Unlicenced driving.
The man is due to appear in the Beenleigh Magistrates Court on Monday February 27.