Man charged after dawn raid


A 38 year old Nelson man has been charged after a search warrant was executed on a Jenner Road address yesterday morning.

He has been charged with unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful possession of an explosive (ammunition), burglary and unlawfully being in an enclosed yard.

Investigations into burglaries in the region between February and March led to the arrest with inquiries still being made.

The man will appear in the Nelson District Court on Monday.