Four Charged in Weapons Seizure on Alfred Avenue

Winnipeg Police CrestFour people have been charged after Winnipeg police raided a home in the 500 block of Alfred Avenue on Sunday.

Officers were responding to a firearms call and initially detained 13 people while investigating.

A search warrant turned up a sawed-off rifle, numerous airsoft guns, bear spray, a quantity of various drugs, and cash.

Derek Paul Richard, 31, faces firearms and 15 drug-related charges, while John Alfred Scott, 25, was charged with two firearms-related offences and assaulting a peace officer.

Both men remain in custody.

Two other adults were arrested on outstanding warrants. Their names haven’t been released.

— Staff


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