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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Weapons Cache Seized




MOSCOW -- Police seized a weapons cache from a 46-year-old jobless man in Moscow, Itar-Tass reported Wednesday.


Discovered in the man's home Tuesday were two Kalashnikov rifles with silencers, two rifles, a revolver, 19 grenades, 10 pistols, two shotguns, three cans of plastic explosive, 5 kilograms of TNT and almost 2,000 bullets.


Authorities also seized 53 electric detonators and 21 fuses. They were still investigating where the man acquired the cache, the report said. The report gave no explanation for why the man was holding the weapons and other items.