A man in Creston, B.C. is facing several weapons charges after a search warrant was executed last week. The RCMP began an investigation on January 5th into alleged crimes involving the use of a firearm. Officers conducted the search at a property near Highway 3 and Canyon-Lister Rd. in Creston. Without incident, tactical police officers apprehended the suspect and initiated a search of the property. Multiple firearms, including loaded and improperly stored ammunition, were found and confiscated.
The suspect is now facing various charges related to the illegal possession and storage of firearms. The RCMP emphasizes the importance of responsible firearm ownership and storage to ensure public safety. They also encourage anyone with information about illegal firearm activity to come forward.
This incident serves as a reminder for the community to be vigilant and report any suspicious activity to the authorities. The RCMP remains committed to keeping the Okanagan and Similkameen area safe and will continue their efforts to enforce firearm regulations and reduce illegal weapons possession.
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