Norway House RCMP respond to a report of an armed male; “male armed with what appeared to be a handgun was threatening residents”

Norway House, Manitoba – At 5:40 pm, October 1, 2020, Norway House RCMP responded to a report that a within a home in the community.

Officers responded and learnt that multiple suspects had fled in a vehicle and that a robbery had also taken place at the residence.

Other officers, who were responding to the scene, noticed the suspect vehicle on Provincial Road 373. Officers conducted a high-risk traffic stop and confirmed that the driver matched the description of one of the suspects. There were four passengers in the vehicle.

A search of the vehicle located brass knuckles and a BB handgun.

A search of the vehicle located brass knuckles and a BB handgun.
(RCMP) A search of the vehicle located brass knuckles and a BB handgun.
(RCMP) A search of the vehicle located brass knuckles and a BB handgun.
(RCMP) A search of the vehicle located brass knuckles and a BB handgun.

The 38-year-old male driver and a 30-year-old female passenger, both from Norway House, are facing charges of:

Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose x2

Unauthorized possession of a firearm

A 32-year-old female from Norway House is facing a number of charges, including:

Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose x2

Unauthorized possession of a firearm

Possession of Firearm in a Motor Vehicle

Carrying a concealed weapon

Breaking and entering

Robbery

Possession of property obtained by crime

Fail to comply with an undertaking x 2

A 38-year-old male from Winnipeg is also facing a number of charges, including:

Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose x2

Unauthorized possession of a firearm

Possession of Firearm in a Motor Vehicle

Uttering threats

Possession of Firearm in a Motor Vehicle

Being Unlawfully in a Dwelling

Fail to Comply with Release Order

Fail to comply with Prohibition Order

The investigation is ongoing.

Norway House RCMP

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