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Street Crime Unit Arrest and Weapons Charges

Feb 8, 2021

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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: https://www.tipsubmit.com/WebTips.aspx?AgencyID=251