RCMP seize 23 weapons from The Pas area home
ctvwinnipeg.ca Published Saturday, September 8, 2012 10:39AM CST
RCMP seized 23 guns from a home in The Pas. (photo provided by The Pas RCMP)
RCMP have laid charges against a 21-year-old man and a 53-year-old man after finding 23 guns in a northern Manitoba home.
Officers executed a search warrant on the morning of Sept. 6 at a home in The Pas. There they found 23 firearms including 18 long-barreled guns, five handguns and numerous rounds of ammunition, RCMP said.
Four people were arrested in the raid and two are now facing charges.
RCMP said a 21-year-old will face 21 firearms related charges but formal charges are pending.
Kyle Martinson, 53, has been charged with 22 firearms related offences and remains in RCMP custody.
Officers continue to investigate.