Police recover sawn-off rifle

2.15pm: POLICE recovered a sawn-off rifle from a unit in Berserker on Sunday morning.

Officers who carried out the raid arrested a 28-year-old man who has been charged with drug possession and possession of a category H weapon.

Detectives say the gun, a .22 rifle with a modified barrel, has not been linked at this stage to any robberies or shooting incidents in the Rockhampton region.

The man is due to appear in Rockhampton Magistrates Court on July 15.



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