Winnipeg, Manitoba – On August 22, 2017, at approximately 6:30 p.m., general patrol officers observed an adult male walking in the 300 block of Langside Street carry a gym bag. Upon seeing the police the male fled on foot, eventually dropping the bag and fleeing into a nearby apartment complex.
The bag was found to contain an airsoft rifle, brass knuckles, a hatchet, as well as credit and debit cards in various names.
At approximately 8:30 p.m., police arrested a suspect exiting the apartment complex.
Harley David COLEMAN, 25, has been charged with the various offences including:
- Possess Prohibited Weapon
- Possess Weapon Dangerous Public Purpose
- Carry Concealed Weapon Prohibited x 3
- Possess Firearm
- Fail to Comply Probation Order x 2
- Possess Credit Card x 5
Coleman was detained in custody.
Weapons – Arrest: C17187596
Winnipeg Police Service