Man accused of having sawn-off shotgun in Wigan

Nicholas Hindle has been charged with possession of the customised weapon.
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Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court heard Hindle has been charged with possession of a firearm which had been adapted so that it would fire two missiles without repeated pressing of the trigger

The 27-year-old, of Siemens Street in Horwich, is also accused of having the weapon having already served a five-year jail sentence.

Wigan magistrates ordered that Hindle be remanded in custody before an October 21 appearance before a Bolton Crown Court judge.