Manitoba RCMP made a surprising discovery while investigating a robbery in Minitonas.
On August 3, Swan River RCMP were alerted of an armed robbery that had taken place the night before. Officers say that a man had been held against his will by five people in a garage at a residence on 2nd Avenue in MInitonas and robbed with a firearm. He sustained minor injuries as a result of the robbery.
A search warrant was issued for the residences of the suspect involved in the armed robbery.
On Monday, Swan River RCMP, Manitoba RCMP Emergency Response Team, RCMP Police Dog Services, and West District Crime Reduction Enforcement Support Team executed the warrant.
On August 3, 2023, Swan River RCMP became aware of an armed robbery that had occurred on the evening of August 2,
During the search, police located and seized approximately 193 grams of crystal meth, 3 grams of heroin, 104 grams of cocaine, 3.9 grams of MDMA, 4 grams of fentanyl/heroine mix, pellet guns, a cattle prod, brass knuckles, firearm parts, ammunition, scales, drug trafficking paraphernalia and stolen property from the robbery.
Two males and one female were arrested at the home.
All three face a long list of charges. They remain in custody.
The investigation continues.