In November 2017, members of the Vice and Drug Unit initiated an investigation into the illegal activities of an individual residing in the City of Hamilton.

On Friday November 10, 2017, the investigation resulted in the execution of a search warrant at a Gertrude Street residence by members of the Vice and Drugs and the Emergency Response Units.

Upon execution of the warrant, police located and seized; four long barreled rifles, a prohibited ammunition magazine, ammunition and a starter pistol.   

Charged: Jonathan Brady-Mordue (23 years) of Hamilton

Charges: Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm x 4
               Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of a firearm x 4
               Possession of a Prohibited Device
               Possession of Weapon Obtained by Crime x 2 

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation into this crime you are asked to contact Detective Constable Robert Beck by calling 905-546-4884.

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