An Ottawa man is facing 105 charges after police seized 24 pounds of marijuana, cocaine, several handguns and three vehicles during a six-month investigation.

Ottawa police launched "Project Street Sweeper" in January, targeting firearms and drug trafficking in Ottawa.  On Tuesday, police executed a search warrant on Merkley Drive in the Fallingbrook neighbourhood.

Police say the following items were seized.

  • A 357 Magnum Revolver
  • Eleven rounds of 357 ammunition
  • Three X P80 Glock style semi-auto handguns
  • A 7.62 mm semi-auto handgun
  • Eight rounds of 7.62mm ammunition
  • A 12 gauge pump action Pallas Tactical Shotgun
  • 600 grams of Cocaine
  • 800 grams of Psilocybin
  • Over 29,000 Methamphetamine pills
  • 24 pounds of Cannabis Marijuana
  • Canadian currency
  • A 2010 Honda FIT vehicle
  • A 2009 Ford F150 truck
  • A 2021 Lexus SUV

Police say a 27-year-old Ottawa man is facing 105 criminal charges for firearms and drug trafficking. A 32-year-old man is also facing several firearm related offences.

The investigation continues.