Man charged after sawn-off shotgun find
5:27pm Tuesday 22nd October 2013 in News
A MAN has been charged with firearms offences after police seized a sawn-off shotgun during a raid at a retail park in Leigh.
Patrick John Roach, aged 31, of Suffolk Grove, Leigh, has been charged with possession of a prohibited weapon and possession of a firearm and ammunition whilst prohibited for life.
The charge relates to an incident on Thursday, October 17, when police swooped on a man at the Parsonage Retail Park in Leigh.
Roach appeared at Wigan Magistrates Court on Saturday, October 19.