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A man is facing several charges after firearms were seized on his property.

One person was taken into custody and weapons were seized after police and members of an armed criminal squad were called to Toa's address on Tuesday morning.  (File photo)

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One person was taken into custody and weapons were seized after police and members of an armed criminal squad were called to Toa’s address on Tuesday morning. (File photo)

A man is facing multiple charges after possessing a firearm in a Toa property on Tuesday.

Police and members of the armed criminal squad were spotted in the Angatita Street property around 9:30 a.m. after a man was reported to have a firearm.

There were no reports of injuries.

A police spokesman said the 42-year-old is due to appear in Poriruwa District Court on Wednesday on a number of charges, including counterfeit firearms and illegal weapons.

He said there were no reports of injuries and no evidence that the weapon had been dropped.

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