A man was arrested on June 8th in Portage la Prairie when it was reported that he was at a residence in the 600 block of Oak Bay with a firearm.
Officers attended and located a 30-year-old man from Portage with an outstanding Warrant of Arrest. He was placed under arrest without incident.
The man had a firearm as well as what was believed to be cocaine. The suspect is charged with:
- Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm,
- Possession of Restricted Firearm,
- Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose,
- Possession of a Firearm when knowing possession is Unauthorized,
- Weapons possession Contrary to an Order,
- Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking and
- Carry a Concealed Weapon.
The suspect was remanded into custody.