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Three arrested in Halifax, loaded firearm and ammunition seized

By Caitlin Snow Nov 14, 2023 | 2:59 PM

Three people are facing charges after a loaded firearm was seized in Clayton Park.

Police say it was November 10 around 7:30pm in the area of Dunbrack St and Lacewood Drive, when a vehicle was stopped for operating dangerously.

A loaded firearm as well as ammunition was seized.

Two men aged 30 and 39 and a 27-year-old woman were arrested and will appear in court facing these charges:

  • Possession of a prohibited device or ammunition obtained by crime
  • Possession of a loaded prohibited or restricted firearm
  • Possession of a firearm in vehicle
  • Possession of a prohibited or restricted weapon with ammunition (x2)
  • Possession of a firearm without a license
  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm
  • Possession of a weapon dangerous to public peace (x2)
  • Transporting a firearm or restricted weapon contrary to the regulations
  • Unsafe storage of a firearm