HAUPPAUGE - A Middle Island couple and another man were arraigned today on charges they brought illegal weapons into Suffolk County from Georgia.

Police say Janet Lewis and Shawdale Frederick, of Middle Island, and Joshua Galbert, of Georgia, were arrested following a six-month investigation. The guns were allegedly sold to undercover officers on 11 different occasions.

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota says police seized more than 50 guns, bulletproof vests and a silencer.