Firearms charges after Hampstead Garden Suburb vehicle stop

Police seized a gun and ammunition in St John's Wood Picture: Met Police

Four men have been charged after a police operation on February 18. - Credit: Archant

Four men have been charged with firearms offences after two cars were stopped in Hampstead Garden Suburb on Thursday. 

Detectives have charged four men with firearms offences after two vehicles were stopped in Addison Way in the Suburb on Thursday, February 18.

Marigien Baryiemev, 23, Andre Gordon and Clinton Obode, both 24, and Victor Uri Hairapetyan, 46, have all been charged with possession of a firearm, possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life. They also face the same charges relating to ammunition. 

Baryiemev has no fixed address, Obode is from Littlefield Road in Burnt Oak, Gordon is from St Mary's Grove, East Barnet, and Hairapetyan is from Braemar Avenue in Neasden.

At Barkingside Magistrates' Court, Gordon and Hairapetyan were remanded in custody, while Obode has been bailed. All three will next appear at Snaresbrook Crown Court on March 22.

Baryiemev will appear at Barkingside Magistrates' Court on February 22.