10-year-old boy finds suspected gun in Lurgan

A suspected firearm was found in a field in the Colane Road area of Lurgan on the afternoon of Saturday 7 April by a 10 year old boy who took it home.

Police recovered the suspected firearm a short time later and it is due to be passed to ATO on the afternoon of Sunday 8 April for further examination.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Lurgan Police Station on 0845 600 8000. Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.