A five gun capacity gun safe has been located on the roadside on the Silver City Hwy, Anabranch approximately 108km North of Wentworth.

About 11.45am, Friday 8 June 2018 a firearm safe with 5 gun capacity, described as grey in colour and missing a door was located on a roadside.  The gun safe did not contain any weapons however 8 spent point 17 calibre bullet cartridges along with 4 live point 17 bullet cartridges were found inside the safe.

Police report that there are no identifying markers on the safe.  The safe has been secured by Dareton Police pending further investigation.   

Police are seeking assistance from any witnesses to the incident or anyone who may be able to identify the owner of the safe to contact Dareton Police or Crime Stoppers.