FROM ANDREW PAGE IN THE RADIO SNOWY MOUNTAINS NEWSROOM:
Police from Monaro Local Area Command are continuing with investigations after a number of stolen firearms were recovered in Bombala on Sunday.
An 84 year old man contacted police on Sunday, after 2 rifles, a drill and a pair of binoculars were allegedly stolen from the mans car, parked on Maybe Street on Saturday night.
Following police investigations, a search warrant was executed on Maybe street.
Two rifles, a pair of binoculars, a drill, ammunition and a slingshot were allegedly located and seized.
A 23 year old man was arrested at the scene and taken to Bombala Police Station.
He was charged with 8 offences including unlawful possession of the firearms and ammunition.
Meanwhile, as part of Operation Saturation to decrease the road toll, 137 random drug tests were conducted in Cooma over the weekend.
12 drivers were identified as being under the influence of drugs.