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Winnipeg man facing multiple charges after TIGER Unit arrest

Brantford Police ServiceWinnipeg man facing multiple charges after TIGER Unit arrest

Members of the Brantford Police Service Tactical Intelligence Generated Enforcement and Response Unit (T.I.G.E.R.) completed a firearms investigation on Thursday June 9, 2022.

As a result of the investigation, a search warrant had been obtained and executed at an address on Lynwood Drive. The warrant was executed with the assistance of the Brantford Police Service Emergency Response Team. 

As a result of the search, officers seized the following:

  • .45 calibre handgun with magazine
  • Handgun ammunition
  • Remington 783 Rifle
  • Spotting scope 
  • Conducted Energy Weapon
  • Canadian currency
  • Digital scale
  • 6 edged weapons
  • Approximately 40.75 grams of suspected Fentanyl with an estimated street value of $16,300
  • Approximately 46.52 grams of suspected Cocaine with an estimated street value of $ 4,652
Image of evidence
Photo courtesy Brantford Police Service.

As a result of the investigation, Andrew Grant MCLEOD, 33, of Winnipeg, stands charged with the following:

  • Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking x 2, contrary to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act
  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm x 2, contrary to the Criminal Code
  • Unauthorized Possession of Weapon, contrary to the Criminal Code
  • Careless storage of a firearm x 2, contrary to the Criminal Code
  • Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose x 3, contrary to the Criminal Code
  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of firearm x 2, contrary to the Criminal Code
  • Possession of Firearm Contrary to Prohibition Order, contrary to the Criminal Code
  • Possess loaded firearm, contrary to the Criminal Code 
  • Possess prohibited/restricted weapon no licence, contrary to the Criminal Code 
  • Failure to comply with judicial release order, contrary to the Criminal Code
  • Tampering with serial number of firearm, contrary to the Criminal Code
  • Possession of stolen goods under $5000, contrary to the Criminal Code

The accused was held for bail.

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