Coffin Cheaters gang member charged after Ravenswood raid

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A Coffin Cheaters gang member has been charged with eleven offences after police raided his Ravenswood home.

Gang Crime Squad detectives attended the property on Paterson Road in Ravenswood around 8.10am on Thursday, August 24. 

Several items including firearms, ammunition, a ballistic vest, drugs and approximately $100 000 in cash were located at the property. 

A 61-year-old man who resides at the property and is a member of the Coffin Cheaters was taken into custody. 

He has since been charged with eleven offences including: 

• 3 x Possession of a Prohibited Drug with Intent to Sell or Supply
• 2 x Possession of Stolen or Unlawfully Obtained Property 
• 1 x Unlicensed Possession of a Firearm/Ammunition 
• 1 x Possession of a Firearm with Circumstances of Aggravation
• 1 x Having Ready Access to Both Weapons and Cash
• 1 x Possession of a Prohibited Drug
• 1x Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
• 1 x Possession of a Prohibited Drug, Namely Dexamphetamine  

The Ravenswood man is due to appear in Perth Magistrates Court on Thursday, August 31

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