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Teenager arrested after gun found at Merseyside house

A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm after a shotgun was found at a house on Merseyside.

Police searched a house in Exley, Whiston, on Tuesday afternoon and found the gun with a silencer and ammunition.

The teenager was later arrested at a house in Runcorn and taken to a police station in Merseyside where he is being questioned by detectives.

Anyone with information is being urged to contact police.

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