18yr old Brandon woman arrested after allegedly in possession of prohibited firearm

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On Thursday, staff of a group home reported finding two license plates at a residence on Cornell Bay. The plates were found to belong to the stolen vehicle from Winnipeg. Police executed a search warrant at the residence that recovered a 12 gauge sawed-off shotgun, Savage Arms .22 caliber long rifle and a sock full of ammunition. The registration for the stolen vehicle from Winnipeg was also found in the residence. An 18yr old Brandon woman was arrested for Possession of Prohibited Firearm, Possession of Property Obtained by Crime x2, Unauthorized Possession of Firearm, Unsafe Storage of Firearm x2, Unsafe Storage of Ammunition and Possess Weapon for Dangerous Purpose and lodged at BCC to appear in Court.