Belfast Telegraph

PSNI find 'stolen art' and 'significant quantity' of ammunition in west Belfast search

Police have recovered a number of pieces of suspected stolen art along with a "significant" quantity of ammunition following a search in west Belfast.

Officers found a magazine along with the ammunition following a search conducted by Belfast District Support Team.

The items were located in the St. Mary’s Gardens area of Beechmount on Thursday.

Police also recovered a number of pieces of artwork that are suspected stolen property.

Detective Inspector Paul Rowland said: “The recovered material has been taken away for examination.

"Anyone who has information about any of the material recovered is asked to contact detectives at Musgrave Criminal Investigation Branch by calling the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 350 of 14/09/17. Alternatively, information can be given anonymously through the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."

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