Man warned of prison dangers at sentence over handgun

By Rex Martinich
Updated June 20 2024 - 3:50pm, first published 3:44pm
Jake Warren Shepherd pleaded guilty to 10 charges including drug trafficking and weapon offences. (Dave Hunt/AAP PHOTOS)
Jake Warren Shepherd pleaded guilty to 10 charges including drug trafficking and weapon offences. (Dave Hunt/AAP PHOTOS)

A young man has been warned to resist corrupting influences in prison after being given a mandatory 12 months in custody for possessing a home-made handgun in public.

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