"Police found X in mans home during raid"
They are not obliged to tell us why they were there and if they were raiding for one illegal activity, then it is not unrealistic to assume there might be other activities going on. In any case, subsequent reports have cast further doubt on the parts being for a gun.
So you've lived there long enough to form such a comprehensive opinion?
When the right to effective self-defence is denied, that right to self-defence which remains is essentially symbolic.
Freedom: Please enjoy responsibly.
Any idea that relies on murder for its survival in intrinsically weak.