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A selection of guns have been discovered at a sports ground in London after a member of the public phoned the police.
The firearms were found in a bush in the Whitefoot area. The Met's Firearms Unit were subsequently called in to assist.
Detective Superintendent Michael Gallagher, head of Operations and Crime Command at Lewisham Borough Police said: "The discovery of these weapons is significant and is a notable success in the borough's battle against violent crime."
Police have uncovered a stash of firearms at a sports ground in Whitefoot.
They were alerted by a member of the public on Thursday.
The haul included a loaded shotgun, one air rifle, four handguns, three muskets and a knife/gun weapon.
Police have found ten guns in bushes at a sports ground in Lewisham.
A member of the public called in officers yesterday afternoon. They discovered a loaded shotgun, an air rifle, four handguns, three muskets and an additional gun in bushes at a sports ground in Whitefoot.