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Suitcase containing firearms fished out of river at Port Meadow in Oxford
A suitcase containing guns has been pulled out of the river at Port Meadow by a fisherman.
Police were called to Port Meadow, near Bossoms Boat Yard, on Saturday at about 1pm by the fisherman.
Police spokeswoman Lucy Billen said: “He had snagged a briefcase containing firearms. We have now collected those items from him.”
Forensic specialists are examining the fire arms to determine how long they had been in the river and who they belonged to.
Police would not confirm the type of weapons found.
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