A woman has been sentenced to 30 months’ imprisonment for possession of a gun disguised as a mobile phone.

Claire Khan, aged 31, of no fixed abode, was sentenced at Aylesbury Crown Court on Thursday (Aug 18) after she pleaded guilty to one count of possession of a disguised firearm.

On March 3, 2016 Khan was pulled over in her car in Oxford Road, High Wycombe.

Claire Khan, aged 31, of no fixed abode, has been jailed for 30 months for disguising a stun gun as a mobile phone.

During a search of her vehicle, officers found a stun gun which was disguised as a mobile phone.

Khan was charged on May 23, 2016.

Investigating Officer, PC Tom Roberts of Local CID, based at High Wycombe police station, said: “I am happy that Khan will be serving a custodial sentence as she was carrying a live stun gun which could have been used by the offender.

“I would like to reassure the public that we will not tolerate those who carry weapons and they will be dealt with and brought to justice.”