Ahmad Sharifi
jailed after
gun recovered
in Birminghm


BIRMINGHAM: A man has been jailed after West midlands Police recovered a handgun and ammunition from an address in Birmingham.

Ahmad Sharifi
Ahmad Sharifi

Police said that they acted on information and executed a warrant in Cotterills Lane, Ward End, on 30 April this year.

Ahmad Sharifi was arrested from the address and charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition. The 24-year-old pleaded guilty to the offences and was jailed for five years at Birmingham Crown Court last Monday (14 August).

Every gun we take off the streets reduces the risk of harm to others. We remain committed to combating gun crime throughout the region.

We’ve launched Operation Target to take a defiant stand against serious and organised crime offences – from drug dealing and burglary, to cyber-crime and fraud – as part of our ongoing work to catch offenders and keep you safe.