Woman charged over firearm offences in Busby

A woman has been charged over alleged firearm offences following a search warrant in Busby yesterday.

Liverpool detectives and Bass Hill Region Enforcement Squad attended a unit on Brubri Street about 2.30pm, Thursday, July 10.

On arrival, they attempted to stop a white Proton sedan leaving the home.

When the car allegedly failed to stop, a short pursuit ensued, before the male driver ran from the car on Homestead Avenue.

The 23-year-old man was arrested a short distance away and taken to Green Valley Police Station. He was later released pending further inquiries.

Police then executed a search warrant at a unit on Brubri Street, where they allegedly located a .22 calibre long rifle and ammunition.

A 29-year-old woman was arrested at the scene and taken to Liverpool police station.

She has been charged with possess unregistered firearm, possess ammunition without holding a licence and not keep firearm safely.

The woman was granted conditional bail, to appear at Liverpool Local Court on Tuesday, August 12.

Police investigations continue.

Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the online reporting page: https://www1.police.nsw.gov.au/.