25-year old male facing numerous firearms-related charges in Winnipeg following bar altercation

Winnipeg, Manitoba – On May 22, 2017, at approximately 11:55 p.m., Winnipeg Police responded to a report of a male suspect armed with a gun in the parking lot of a bar in the 1100 block of Arlington Street. The suspect had been in a dispute with a patron who he physically assaulted. The suspect then left the bar and went to a vehicle in the parking lot where he was observed to remove and load a handgun.

Responding officers were able to safely disarm the suspect and place him under arrest.

Chad Daniel CAMERON, 25, of Winnipeg, has been charged with thirteen offences including:

  • Careless Use of a Firearm
  • Possess Weapon Dangerous to Public Peace
  • Unauthorized Use of a Firearm
  • Possession of a Prohibited/Restricted Firearm with Ammunition
  • Unauthorized Possession of a Prohibited/Restricted Firearm in a Motor Vehicle
  • Assault
  • Utter Threats to Kill

The accused was detained in custody.

Firearms Arrest: C17-108660

Winnipeg Police Service

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