WINNIPEG - A gun scare prompted a brief lockdown in a nearby school yesterday after reports of a gun on the roof of a home.
Police responded to the call at about 2:35 PM at a home on Guelph Street after they received the report of a gun on the roof.
The occupant left the home a short time later and was safely taken onto custody.
The firearm was retrieved and found to be a single-shot 12 gauge shotgun.
53 year-old Alviso Carmine Lanzelotti has been charged with:
- Store Firearm or Restricted Weapon Contrary to Regulations
- Possession of a Firearm Knowing its Possession is Unauthorized
- Possession of Firearm, Restricted/Prohibited Weapon or Ammunition Contrary to Prohibition Order (x2)
He was detained in custody.