Two individuals are facing numerous weapon, drug and fraud charges resulting from a recent 911 call in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba.
On April 18, 2020, at approximately 12:30pm, Portage la Prairie RCMP responded to a 911 call at a residence located on 17th Street NW, in Portage la Prairie.
When officers arrived, they located two suspects who had outstanding warrants of arrest. The two suspects were subsequently arrested and police seized a small amount of methamphetamine, a prohibited firearm, ammunition, mace, a machete and numerous forms of personal identification that did not belong to anyone at the residence.
Police noted that a stolen truck from Winnipeg was located outside the residence.
RCMP report that 30-year-old Francis Beaulieu of Sandy Bay First Nation has been charged with over 10 weapon, drug and fraud offences. A 25-year-old female from Dauphin has drug charges pending and is scheduled to appear in court in Winnipeg.