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Cops seize guns

Three people are facing charges after three firearms, pictured here, and drugs were seized from an Oshawa home.

Three people are facing charges after three firearms, pictured here, and drugs were seized from an Oshawa home.

Several people are facing a number of charges after police discovered three firearms and drugs inside an Oshawa home.

Officers from the DRPS Drug Enforcement Unit, the Tactical Support Unit and the K-9 Unit searched a home on Thursday Oct. 27 as part of a drug trafficking investigation. According to police, undercover officers had purchased crystal meth from a suspect on two separate occasions.

As a result of the search, police seized drugs and three firearms – a 12 guage shotgun, a Mauser 24/47 rifle and a Lee Enfield .303 rifle.

A 37-year-old male and a 22-year-old female, both of Albert Street, have both been charged with 11 different offences, including unauthorized possession of a firearm, unsafe storage of a firearm and possession of a Schedule I substance (fentanyl).

A 38-year-old male of Mary Street North has been charged with obstructing police and failure to appear in connection with this investigation.