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Heavy police presence outside Transcona home on Monday evening

Police officers were on scene of a Transcona home on Monday, Non. 28, 2022. Police officers were on scene of a Transcona home on Monday, Non. 28, 2022.
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A heavy police presence was seen outside a home in Transcona on Monday evening.

Images from the scene show Winnipeg Police Service vehicles in the 300 block of Rougeau Avenue after 7 p.m. on Monday.

In videos sent to CTV News Winnipeg, officers can be heard telling residents to evacuate. A police vehicle is also seen driving on the home’s front lawn.

There is visible damage to the home’s window and side fence, as well as a trailer on the property.

Police said officers were executing a search warrant, but did not provide details about the damage to the home. Police said it was part of an ongoing investigation.

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