Scone Woman on Firearms and Drug Charges

Filed in Just In by October 9, 2018

LEONIE Wright a 46 year old from Scone appeared in custody in Muswellbrook court today on 13 charges including:

  • firearm found at premises – subject to prohibition order;
  • use prohibited weapon contrary to prohibition order;
  • possess prohibited weapon without permit;
  • two charges acquire pistol – subject to firearms prohibition order;
  • use, supply etc stolen firearm or firearm part;
  • two charges of possess prohibited drug;
  • owner/occupier knowingly allow use as drug premises;
  • two charges of possess unauthorised pistol;
  • goods suspected stolen in/on premises, and
  • resist or hinder police officer in the execution of duty.

Police officers raided her home in Scott Street, Scone yesterday at approximately 4pm and seized two replica pistols, two sets of knuckledusters, an electronic stun device disguised as a set of knuckledusters and cannabis.

Ms Wright was refused bail and the matter was adjourned for mention in Tamworth Court tomorrow.

UPDATE: Leonie Wright Refused Bail – October 10, 2018.