Teenager charged with being in possession of a firearm
July 14, 2017
A teenager has appeared in court charged with being in possession of a firearm.
The 17-year-old boy was arrested alongside a 20-year-old man in Northampton yesterday, Thursday, 13 July, by officers from Operation Worcester.
Detectives executed two warrants in the town, arresting the pair for firearms offences. The 20-year-old man has been released from custody pending further investigation.
The 17-year-old appeared before Northampton Magistrates’ Court this morning and was remanded into custody.
Operation Worcester is a police drive to tackle gang-related crime in Northamptonshire.