2nd man charged in
connection with shotgun recovery in Maghull
MERSEYSIDE Police Detectives
investigating the recovery of a shotgun from Maghull, on Friday, 6 October 2017,
, have charged a 2nd man in connection with the offence. According to Merseyside
Police, at around 1.50pm, on Friday, 6 October 2017, a call was received of a
road traffic collision on Ormonde Drive, Maghull involving an Audi A1 colliding
with a van and a BMW, causing damage to both vehicles, but no injuries. Armed
Police attended the location and found a bag containing a shotgun. Following
enquiries, 22 year old, Dean Colquhoun, of no fixed abode, was arrested on
Thursday, 26 October 2017. He has been charged with possession of a shotgun and
appeared on Saturday, 28 October 2017, at South Sefton Magistrates Court.
Colquhoun has been remanded in custody to appear for trial at Liverpool Crown
Court, on Monday, 6 November 2017. Anyone with information on the storage and
use of firearms can contact the gun crime hotline on:- 0800 230 0600, or
Crimestoppers anonymously on:- 0800 555 111.