Bail was refused for a man charged with firearms offences after a raid on a property in McGregors Road, Linwood, on Thursday afternoon.
Gary Mark De Latour, 48, whose address was given as McGregors Road, was remanded in custody after an appearance in the Christchurch District Court yesterday.
After hearing the bail application by defence counsel Michael Knowles, Judge Stephen O’Driscoll remanded De Latour to December 21 on charges of unlawful possession of a shotgun and ammunition, and a rifle.
His next court appearance will be by video-link from Christchurch Men’s Prison.
De Latour was remanded without plea.