St Albans Man Charged Over Ammo Stash

A 49 year-old St Albans man has been charged in connection with 14 firearms offences following a large scale police operation in St Albans last year.

Alan Tissington, from Windmill Avenue, was arrested on September 17, 2014, following the operation at his home address.

A number of items of were taken to a nearby field that afternoon, and safely detonated.

He's been charged him with four counts of possession of a firearm without a certificate, one count of possession of a shotgun without a certificate, two counts of possessing ammunition for a firearm without a certificate and seven counts of possession of prohibited ammunition.

Mr Tissington has been bailed and is due to appear at St Albans Magistrates Court on Tuesday, August 4.

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred location:


On TV: Heart's Feel Good 50

9am - 12pm

Watch heart TV

Heart VIP


Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter