Investigations are underway after half a dozen firearms were stolen from a Hunter home earlier this week.
A 72-year-old man alerted police to the break-in at a rural property on Whitebridge Road, Mulbring.
Six guns, jewellery and some cash were allegedly stolen from a shed.
Police say it happened sometime between 11pm Sunday night and 8:30am yesterday morning.
A crime scene has now been established.
Anyone with more information should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.