The Hamilton Police Service has continued to focus efforts on the possession of unauthorized firearms in our community and as such in October 2017, members of the Gangs and Weapons Enforcement Unit initiated an investigation on a Central Mountain residence.

On Friday, October 20th, 2017, the investigation resulted in the execution of a Criminal Code search warrant, in the area of Seeley Avenue, Hamilton. The search warrant was executed with the assistance of the Hamilton Police Service Emergency Response Team.

The successful execution of the warrant resulted in police seizing two prohibited handguns, an undisclosed amount of Canadian currency and a limited quantity of Methamphetamine and Marihuana. Police have arrested and charged two individuals in relation to this investigation. Their Bail has been opposed. 

CHARGED

Daniel IEM, 30 years old male from Hamilton

Multiple Firearm related offences
CDSA 4(1) Methamphetamine
CDSA 4(1) Marihuana
Possession of Proceeds of Crime Under $5000.00 (x2)
FTC Probation x3
FTC Recognizance x3

CHARGED

Melissa Dunlop, 30 year old female from Hamilton

Multiple Firearm related offences
CDSA 4(1) Methamphedamine
CDSA 4(1) Marihuana
Possession of Proceeds of Crime Under $5000.00