Two loaded handguns seized in local area

Cst. Mike Dosdall of the Ottawa Police. He's one of several officers who regularly patrol the Stittsville area. Photo by Devyn Barrie.

(via Ottawa Police Services)

EDITORS UPDATE: The press release from the Ottawa Police incorrectly stated that the location of this event was Stittsville. The actual location is Kanata North.

The Ottawa Police Service Drug Unit executed a search warrant at a home in the 400 block of Country Glen Way, on the morning of Dec 4th 2018, leading to the seizure of 2 loaded handguns, a quantity of cocaine and cash and the arrest of two men.

One man, 32 years old and one man, 28 years old both from Ottawa, are facing charges of:
*       Possession of a loaded regulated firearm x2
*       Store firearm carelessly x2
*       Possession of a weapon dangerous to public peace x2
*       Possession of a restricted firearm knowing not holding a license x2
*       Unlicensed person to possess a restricted weapon x2
*       Possession of a firearm obtained by crime x2
*       Possession of property obtained by crime not exceeding $5000 x2
*       Possession of a firearm with altered serial number
*       Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking x2
*       Possession of proceeds of crime under $5000

Items seized include:
*       Hi Point CF .380 handgun (loaded)
*       Browning 9mm handgun (loaded)
*       5 rounds of .380 ammunition
*       Over 360 rounds of 9mm ammunition
*       Cocaine
*       Crack cocaine
*       Unknown powder (to be tested)
*       2017 Lexus IS 300 motor vehicle
*       Canadian currency
*       Money counting machine

Both men will be in show cause court today.

Anyone with information regarding drug complaints can report to the Ottawa Police Service at 613-236-1222, ext. 7300. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.


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