A sawn-off rifle, two tasers, and a bevy of drugs have been found during an early-morning police raid in Dunedin.
Police, including the Armed Offenders Squad, raided a house in Taieri Rd, Halfway Bush, yesterday.
They found a sawn-off Ruger .22 rifle with a flashlight, scope and laser attached, a prohibited magazine, shotgun shells, and more than 100 rounds of .22 ammunition, Senior Sergeant Craig Dinnissen said.
Police also found two Tasers, 20gm of cannabis, six grams of methamphetamine, and a variety of other pills and drugs.
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A 44-year-old Dunedin man was arrested at 7.45am.
He has been charged with unlawful possession of a firearm and ammunition, possession of a restricted weapon and other drug charges.