Spanish police apprehend ‘arsenal’ destined for northern Portugal

Spain’s Guardia Civil of Pontevedra seized an arsenal of guns last week which it believes were due to be transported into northern Portugal. The raid on a property in border town Tomiño uncovered 24 shotguns (four high calibre), four revolvers, two pistols, silencers, cartridges and hundreds of bullets, reports Correio da Manhã, explaining police that mounted Operation Whisper following the posting of weapons for sale on a “popular internet site”.