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Saturday, July 7, 2018
Two handguns seized by Ottawa Police in separate incidents
DART/PiVOT officers in the south end and Market-area patrol officers seized handguns while making arrests early this morning.
In the first incident at about 12:50 a.m., DART/PiVOT officers conducted a traffic stop near the corner of Lester and Albion roads. The officers were in the area as part of an increased police focus following recent shootings.
While conducting the traffic stop, officer observed marijuana in the vehicle. While arresting the two occupants of the vehicle the passenger was found to be in possession of a loaded .32 calibre revolver.
At about 3 a.m., Byward Market-area Frontline officers were called to a parking lot on the 100 block of George St. where a man was observed brandishing a handgun.
Upon arrival, the officers were approached by a male and he was subsequently taken into custody. A loaded semi-automatic handgun was located in the back of his pants.
Both matters remain under investigation
Ottawa Police East Division Investigations
Ottawa Police Central Division Investigations
Ottawa Police Service
Staff Sgt John Gibbons
F Platoon OPSOC
Acquitting the guilty and condemning the innocent—the LORD detests them both. Proverbs 17:15
(Prosperity Gospel Minute: Staff Sgt. Gibbons’ 2017 salary: $128,243.40. Praise the LORD and pass the taxable benefits!)