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Street Crime Unit Arrest and Weapons Charges

Feb 8, 2021

On Saturday, February 6, 2021, members of the Brantford Police Street Crime Unit entered into an investigation after the attempted sale of a firearm through an online platform. The investigation led to the seizure of a .22 Caliber Rifle, ammunition and other weapons during the execution of a search warrant at a residence located near Grey Street and Lynden Avenue.
As a result of the investigation, a 22-year-old-male from Brantford has been arrested and stands charged with the following Criminal Code violations:
  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm
  • Possession of a firearm knowing its possession is unauthorized
  • Weapons trafficking
  • Possession of firearm for purpose of trafficking
  • Fail to comply with release order –Police issued release
  • Careless use or storage of a firearm, weapon, ammunition
 Image of Gun Seized

Anyone with information pertaining to firearm or drug-related activities is asked to contact the Street Crime Unit of the Brantford Police Service at 519-756-0113 ext. 2286.

Tipsters who wish to remain anonymous are asked to contact Brant- Brantford Crime Stoppers at 519-750-8477 or 1-800-222-8477. Alternatively, a web tip may be submitted at: