Man charged with firearms offences after discovery of weapons at home in Brundall

Police and Forensic Services carrying out a detailed search of the property and gardens on Holmesdal

Police and Forensic Services carrying out a detailed search of the property and gardens on Holmesdale Road, Brundall, following their find of a large number of firearms. Picture: Steve Adams - Credit: Steve Adams

A man has been charged with firearms offences after police seized more than 100 weapons from a Norfolk home.

Police searching the property on Holmesdale Road, Brundall. Picture: Antony Kelly

Police searching the property on Holmesdale Road, Brundall. Picture: Antony Kelly - Credit: Archant

Michael Cook, 62, of Holmesdale Road in Brundall, was charged today in relation to alleged offences in May.

Cook has been charged with two offences of possessing a prohibited weapons, two relating to firearm and shotgun certificate offences and two in relation to possession of ammunition.

The charges come after officers attended an address in Brundall on Monday, May 16 and discovered a large quantity of firearms.

Searches of the property resulted in approximately 120 firearms being seized, including a mixture of handguns and long barrelled weapons.


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Cook has been released on police bail until his first appearance at Norwich Magistrates Court on January 6 next year.

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