Five gang members have been arrested and charged with unlawful possession of explosives after police cordoned off a North Shore street yesterday following a raid on a property.
Police said a revolver and ammunition, as well as explosives, were found at the property on Sunrise Avenue in Murrays Bay.
All five men, aged 22, 23, 27, 31 and 33, have been charged with unlawful possession of explosives.
One of them faces an additional charge of unlawful possession of a pistol and ammunition.
They are due to appear in the North Shore District Court today.