A ‘no knock’ search of a Town of Afton home has resulted in the confiscation of illegal long guns and cash and the arrest of a 53 year old Chenango County man.

Sheriff’s officials, the New York State Police CNET and Norwich Police searched the Garlick Road home May 9 and arrested Allan Shepard. 

He is charged with felony criminal possession of a weapon. 

Authorities say, as a convicted felony, Shepard is prohibited from possessing a firearm. 

He was sent to the Chenango County Jail on $30,000 bail.