Police seize guns, explosives, drugs at Belmont

LAKE Macquarie police have seized firearms, prohibited drugs and stolen property after a Belmont raid on Tuesday.

Special Operations Group investigators have been making inquiries into prohibited drug supply in Belmont and at 1pm on Tuesday, police searched a house in Evans Street.

Police will allege the search resulted in the seizure of amphetamine, cannabis and other drug paraphernalia as well as three unregistered rifles and an unregistered pistol.

They also allege four dismantled unregistered pistols, a loaded pen gun, firearm parts, ammunition, a taser, home-made explosives, fireworks and two stolen motorcycles were found.

It is further alleged they found the remnants of a clandestine drug lab.

No one was home during the search and investigations into the matter are continuing.

Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.