Car burglaries lead to drug and firearms arrest

June 29, 2023 6:00 pm in by
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A 36 year-old man has been charged with numerous firearm, stealing and drug-related offenses.

It comes after eight cars were burgled in the Kingborough area over a three-day period.

The investigation leading to the search of a home in Kingston – where police say they located an unregistered firearm, a trafficable quantity of methylamphetamine as well as a large amount of stolen property.

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The alleged offender has been charged with multiple offences including possessing an unregistered firearm, possessing a firearm when not holder of a licence, possessing ammunition when not holder of a licence, trafficking in a controlled substance, aggravated burglary, 2 counts of stealing, 4 counts of burglary, as well as motor vehicle stealing.