Traffic Stop Leads to Weapons & Drug Charges

Weapons & Drug Charges

WINNIPEG - Police stop a vehicle on Sargent Avenue Tuesday afternoon, around 3:30PM, and discovered drugs in vehicle which lead to four arrests.

Police also found a number of other items in the vehicle :

  • 7 cell phones
  • a functioning digital scale
  • 3 baggies of Marihuana, weighing approximately 16 grams
  • Approximately 2-grams baggie of meth
  • Approximately $1300.00 in Canadian currency
  • several types of packaging material
  • .177 calibre pellet gun - with the look and feel of a real revolver
  • a plastic hockey mask
  • zip ties
  • black gloves
  • 2 knives

Officers believe the occupants of the vehicle were actively involved in drug trafficking.

Aaron Stewart Mousseau, a 37-year old man from Winnipeg has been charged with:

  • Possess Cannabis for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possess Methamphetamine for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possession of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime under $5000
  • Possess Weapon
  • Fail to Comply with Probation
  • Possess Firearm, Restricted/Prohibited Weapon or Ammunition Contrary to Prohibition Order X2

Gabriel Ralph Bruce, a 47-year-old man from Winnipeg and has been charged with:

  • Possess Cannabis for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possess Methamphetamine for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possession of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime under $5000
  • Possess Weapon
  • Fail to Comply with Recognizance X2

Kevin Grant Lingasin, a 38-year-old man from Winnipeg and has been charged with:

  • Possess Cannabis for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possess Methamphetamine for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possession of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime under $5000
  • Possess Weapon
  • Fail to Comply with Recognizance X2

A 35-year-old man from Winnipeg was also arrested for:

  • Possess Cannabis for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possess Methamphetamine for the Purpose of Trafficking
  • Possession of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime under $5000
  • Possess Weapon

TOPICS:   Winnipeg Crime

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