Two charged after cocaine, cash, multiple firearms seized in Brandon

Photo by Jeremy Champagne (Scramble Studio)

On March 3, 2022 at 11:40 pm, members of BPS Organized Crime Section executed a search warrant at a residence in the 1000 block of 10th street following an investigation into the occupants.

As a result, police located and seized 175 grams of Cocaine, 13 grams of Psilocybin, cash, a loaded Churchill 12 gauge shotgun, a Maverick Arms 12 gauge shotgun with collapsible stock, a Mossberg .22 caliber sawed off rifle, numerous 12 gauge and .22 caliber ammunitions, machetes, a C02 Glock pistol, as well as packaging materials and a scale.

Arrested were a 19-year-old male and a 22-year-old female.

The male was lodged at Brandon Police Service and will appear in court today on charges of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Cocaine and Psilocybin, Possession of the Proceeds of Crime, Unauthorized Possession of Firearm X3, Unsafe Storage of Firearm X3, Possession of a Weapon, and under the Body Armor and Vehicle Fortifications Act – Possess Body Armor.

The female was arrested and released.  She will appear in court on May 11, 2023 on similar charges.