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Shooting investigation leads to arrests, seizure of guns, drugs, and cash

As part of the ongoing investigation into the shooting of a local man on Tuesday January 14, frontline officers attended a residence on Parkview Crescent to speak with the occupants.  Officers attended during the early afternoon of Wednesday January 15.

While there, officers observed a handgun on the kitchen counter.  All occupants of the house were arrested – two 21-year-old men, a 19-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman.  All are residents of Prince George.

Search of the residence found another handgun, an SKS rifle, another rifle with a suppressor, ammunition, body armour, a significant amount of cash, and a large quantity of drugs including methamphetamine, cocaine and cannabis.

Neither the firearms nor the persons arrested are believed to be directly involved in the shooting. 

All four persons were later released pending further investigation and charge approval.

If you have any information about this or any other Criminal offence, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477 or online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only).  You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers.  If you provide information that leads to an arrest, seizure of illicit drugs or recovery of stolen property, you could be eligible for a cash reward.

 

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