21-Year-Old Male Arrested on Weapons Charges in Winnipeg

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

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