A 34-year-old man has been in court charged with having an Uzi sub-machinegun in east Belfast on Wednesday.
The man was charged with having an Uzi
Ronald Alexander Hoy, from Ganton Park, Tullycarnet, Dundonald, was charged with having the weapon and 21 bullets with intent to endanger life.
A detective constable told Belfast Magistrates Court believed he could connect the defendant with the charges.
Mr Hoy was remanded in custody to appear again by videolink on 19 May.