Tavira: Firearms and ammunition seized from suspect of domestic violence

man was appointed defendant

Four firearms, ammunition and two sights were seized today by the GNR, in Tavira, from a man suspected of domestic violence.

The Research and Support Center for Specific Victims (NIAVE) of Faro complied with a warrant to search the residence of the alleged aggressor, following the investigation into an episode of injuries and threats to the 37-year-old ex-partner.

In this operation, three shotguns, a rifle, two rifle magazines, 46 cartridges, 28 ammunition, a day sight and a night sight were seized.

All this armament “was properly documented”, according to the GNR.

The 44-year-old man was appointed a defendant and the facts were referred to the Judicial Court of Tavira.