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9-Year-Old Finds Three Guns At Melbourne House Inspection

A nine-year-old boy has got the shock of his life after finding three guns at an open house inspection over the weekend. 

the young boy made The discovery at a house inspection in Eltham, a suburb in north-east Melbourne.

It is believed the curious youngster found three handguns under the laundry sink in the deceased estate.

Victoria Police confirmed they attended to the scene on Ryans Road in Eltham following the discovery, and seized the guns.


House hunter Alex Porqueddu told the Herald Sun that the boy was "shocked" when he realised what he had found.

"He was the first to pull them out, he told me straight away... He's played computer games and all that but sort of seeing it [guns] for the first time in real life, he was a bit shocked."

The deceased estate was reportedly owned by a gun enthusiast, and was full of gun paraphernalia. 

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