Winnipeg police catch suspect trying to hide gun on roof
A still image from the Winnipeg police's AIR1 footage.
WINNIPEG -- The Winnipeg Police Service said its helicopter helped them to find a suspect who was allegedly trying to hide a gun on a roof.
On Saturday, Oct. 17, around 2:40 a.m., police received a report about a fight and the sound of gunshots in the 600 block of Furby Street.
AIR1, the Winnipeg police’s helicopter, was in the area and found a suspect trying to hide a freshly fired gun on the roof.
Officers arrested two people and seized the gun.
Terryl Alvin James Severight, 26, has been charged with pointing a firearm, discharge a firearm with intent, possession of a firearm knowing its possession is unauthorized, and possession of a restricted/prohibited firearm. He’s in custody.
Aaron Lewis Bryant, 29, has been charged with assault with a weapon and possession of a weapon. He was released on an appearance notice.
None of the charges have been proven in court.