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Brant County resident facing 32 charges after road rage incident

Brantford Police ServiceBrant County resident facing 32 charges after road rage incident

Officers with the Brantford Police Service responded to firearm related call in the area of St. Paul Avenue and King George Road at approximately 8:45 p.m. on Tuesday, November 8, 2022.

Police were provided information that a road rage incident had occurred between two men, resulting in the accused pointing a firearm at the victim.

No physical injuries were sustained as a result of the incident.

Officers attended the scene. The accused was located and arrested.

Search incident to arrest located the following:

  • Two loaded handguns with prohibited magazines and tampered serial number
  • Knife (determined to be a prohibited weapon)
  • Drug paraphernalia 
  • Quantity of Canadian currency
  • Approximately 100 grams of suspected crystal methamphetamine, with an estimated street value of $12,000
  • Approximately 33.7 grams of suspected psilocybin, with an estimated street value of $330 
  • Approximately 10.5 grams of suspected fentanyl, with an estimated street value of $2,625
  • Approximately 7 grams of suspected cocaine, with an estimated street value of $700

The total estimated street value of drugs seized was $15,655.

As a result of the investigation, Jack CONWAY, 21, of Brant County stands charged with the following Criminal Code violations: 

  • Assault with a Weapon 
  • Pointing a Firearm 
  • Using a Firearm in a Commission of an Offence
  • Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose
  • Careless Use of a Firearm x 7 
  • Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm (Restricted Firearm) x 2
  • Possession of a Prohibited or Restricted Firearm with Ammunition x 2
  • Tampering with a Serial Number 
  • Possession of Prohibited Weapon (knife) 
  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession x 2
  • Possession of a firearm with altered Serial Number 
  • Transport Firearms x 2
  • Unauthorized Possession in a Motor Vehicle x 6

Additionally, CONWAY stands charged with the following under the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act:

  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule I Substance x 3
  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking a Schedule II Substance 

The accused was held for a bail hearing.

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