OPP seize drugs, guns, sword, bow & arrows in Chesterville search
Ontario Provincial Police seized a collection of weapons and some drugs from a home in Chesterville, Ont. Friday, April 24, 2020. (OPP handout)
OTTAWA -- The Ontario Provincial Police say officers have seized a variety of illegal drugs and weapons after searching a home in Chesterville, Ontario, southeast of Ottawa.
Police say a search warrant was executed at a home on Queen Street West early Friday morning. The OPP says officers found a quantity of suspected crystal meth and some unidentified pills.
Three rifles, three B.B. guns, ammunition, a bow and arrows, a sword, knives, a cell phone, and scales were also seized.
Christopher McRoberts, 42, is facing several weapons charges, including unauthorized possession of a firearm, and possession of a firearm contrary to a prohibition order. He is also charged with drug possession for the purpose of trafficking.
He's due in court in July.
Two other people in the home were released unconditionally.