Meth, loaded shotgun seized by police at Winnipeg apartment

Meth, loaded shotgun seized by police at Winnipeg apartment

A call about a man being threatened at a Winnipeg apartment led police to $26,000 in methamphetamine and a loaded shotgun.

Police were called Jan. 11 to the apartment suite on the 3300 block of Pembina Highway. Inside were two men, the drugs and the gun.

A 50-year-old man is charged with numerous firearms offences, uttering threats, possession of a scheduled substance for the purpose of trafficking and possession of the proceeds of crime.

He remains in police custody.

Another man in his 50s was charged with various firearms offences and possession of a scheduled substance for the purpose of trafficking.

He was released from custody on a promise to appear in court at a later date.

Published at Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:55:22 -0500