Northern Ireland

Craigavon: Loaded gun found by member of public

Police have seized a sawn-off shotgun and a quantity of ammunition in Craigavon, County Armagh.

The items were found in Drumgask Road on Friday morning by a member of the public, who then alerted police.

A police spokeswoman said: "While the items appeared to have been there for some time, the weapon was loaded and presented a clear danger."

She said officers were "grateful" to the person who reported the gun so it could be disposed of safely.