Customs Officials Find 700 Weapons in a House in Germany

April 21, 2015 6:34 PM

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Customs officials say they have found about 700 weapons and 2.2 tons of ammunition in a house in western Germany, hoarded by a man who sold arms without a valid license.

The head of the customs investigation office in Essen reported on last month's find at an annual news conference Tuesday, news agency dpa reported. Hans-Joachim Brandl said officials needed two days to take away the rifles and pistols.

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