Man charged for being in possession of home-made gun

May 09, 2019

A young man who was in possession of a home-made gun and live ammunition was caught yesterday in Lae and was formally arrested and charged.

The man, from Siassi in Morobe Province was acting suspiciously at Paradise Foods before Hanta when police SRU 104 members chased him on foot before taking the home made gun and ammunition from him yesterday afternoon.

He will appear in court soon.  

Lae Metropolitan Commander Chief Superintendent Anthony Wagambie Jr is calling on to the public to call the toll free number 70903300 if they come across any suspicious persons.