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Man caught with stun gun

Court imposes fine and costs following arrest

John Garvey

John Garvey


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A BURGHFIELD Common man appeared before Reading Magistrates on Monday, June 12, charged with possessing a stun gun.

Forty-two-year-old Matthew Brian Keown, of Southwood Gardens, admitted illegally possessing the electrical incapacitation device at Burghfield Common on February 21.

He was fined £800 and ordered to pay £85 costs plus a statutory victim services surcharge of £80.

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  • Tommy

    02/07/2017 - 19:07

    One wonders for what purpose does someone want to illegally own a stun gun !!