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Weapons Seized from South Winnipeg Hotel Room

June 9, 2018 1:07 PM | News

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police descended on a south Winnipeg hotel on Thursday evening, seizing a number of weapons and taking several people into custody.

Officers with the tactical support team and K9 unit executed a search warrant in the 1800 block of Pembina Highway.

They seized:

  • .22 calibre improvised “zip gun”-style firearm
  • Approximately one hundred rounds of .22 calibre ammunition
  • Two serrated knives (5” & 7”)
  • Gunpowder
  • Six .223 calibre rounds
  • Five 20-gauge shotgun shells
  • Six 12-gauge shotgun shells
  • BB pellets
  • BB handgun

A 23-year-old man, 31-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman were arrested and face numerous weapons-related charges.

The female was released on a promise to appear.