Authorities find 46 weapons in Cherokee County man's home - CBS46 News

Authorities find 46 weapons in Cherokee County man's home

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CHEROKEE COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

The Cherokee County multi-agency narcotics squad arrested a man on weapons charges Wednesday.

Joseph Poss, 58, of Canton, was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of fully automatic weapons, and possession of weapons altered to an illegal length.

CMANS agents conducted a search of Poss' home on William Bobo Drive because of an anonymous tip.

They found three military pyrotechnic devices and a total of 46 weapons. At least eight of them were believed to be fully automatic assault weapons.

No illegal drugs were discovered at the residence.

Poss was booked into the Cherokee Adult Detention Center and was released on a $33,600 bond.

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