Charges laid after police find loaded sawed-off .22 caliber rifle in stolen vehicle

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Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

On Friday evening around 7 p.m., a 20 year old female and 21 year old male who are both residents of Brandon, were arrested in possession of a vehicle reported stolen earlier in the week, after the vehicle was stopped in the east end of Brandon. Also found in the suspect’s possession was a loaded sawed-off .22 caliber rifle and ammunition. Both suspects are charged with possession of property obtained by crime and firearms offences. They were lodged at BCC to be remanded today.