Northern Ireland

Woman faces Belfast firearm offence charge

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A 27-year-old woman is to appear in court charged with possession of a firearm in suspicious circumstances.

The charges follow a search of a property in Norglen Parade in west Belfast early on Saturday when police discovered a suspected firearm.

The woman is expected to appear at Belfast Magistrates Court at a date to be arranged.

A 31-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman also arrested have been released pending reports.