POLICE are appealing for public assistance after several firearms were stolen from a home at Cobar last year.
On Friday, August 2, 2019 officers attached to the Central North Police District were called to a home on Brough Street in Cobar, following reports of a break and enter.
Eight firearms - including seven handguns and one rifle - were reported stolen from the home.
One firearm in particular, a Glock pistol with an identifiable sight feature, was among the stolen firearms.
Police have been told the break-in occurred between July 31, 2019 and August 2, 2019.
As part of ongoing inquiries, police conducted a search at a property at Cobar about 10.40am on Friday, July 24, 2020.
During the search, police located a box of .22 calibre and 25 rounds of shotgun ammunition which police believe could be linked to a separate break and enter which occurred at Cobar in February, 2020.
Investigations are ongoing.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact detectives at Cobar Police Station on 6830 9899, Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.
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