Rare antique pistol handed in at Mundijong Police Station

The pistol.
The pistol.

MUNDIJONG Police Station received an unusual surprise on Friday, when someone handed in a rare flintlock – the name given to a firearm that uses a flint striking ignition.

In a tweet the station speculated the gun could be up to 150 years old.

There was no word on whether the gun’s owner had been in touch, but police are keen to speak to the man pictured below.