Sawed-off rifle and Molotov cocktail seized in Regina traffic stop

Date:

The Regina Police Service (RPS) said a 24-year-old man is facing multiple charges after a traffic stop on Sunday.

Police say they made the stop around 6:15 a.m. on the 200 block of King Street and saw a passenger with a camouflage, bulletproof-style vest, and found a Molotov cocktail in the passenger side door.

Police say officers also located a .22-calibre sawed-off rifle between the passenger seat and the middle console.

The RPS said Mathew James Gallinger of Regina is charged with unauthorized possession of a firearm, unauthorized possession of a firearm in a vehicle, unauthorized possession of a prohibited firearm with ammunition, transporting a firearm in a careless manner, possession of a weapon dangerous to public peace and unlawful possession of explosives.

Gallinger makes his first appearance in provincial court Monday morning.



Read the full article here

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share post:

Subscribe

spot_img

Popular

More like this
Related

Robinhood seeking to buy back stock seized from FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried

Retail broker Robinhood said it is in talks with...

Beyonce! Gaga! Whitney! The Best Super Bowl National Anthem Performances

Grab your snacks and settle in! Viewers may tune...

John Higgins seals Championship League snooker progress – ‘It’d be good to get another title’

John Higgins will have the chance to claim back-to-back...

Lizzo & SZA’s ‘Special’ Remix Has a Release Date

It’s about damn time! Months after Lizzo teased that...