Somerset pensioner, 81, jailed after police seize handguns from his home (From Somerset County Gazette)
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Somerset pensioner, 81, jailed after police seize handguns from his home
4:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014 in News
PENSIONER Derrick Ward (pictured) has been jailed at Taunton Crown Court for four years and six months for firearms offences.
Ward, 81, from Somerset, was arrested in March when police attended his home and seized two handguns.
In court he pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm and possession of prohibited ammunition and he was found guilty of possession a firearm without a certificate.