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Guns, drugs and stolen motorcycle seized

Two suspects face nearly 30 charges following DRPS Gun and Gang Unit investigation

Three guns seized from a home on Ritson Road South in Oshawa. (Image courtesy of DRPS)

Two people have been arrested after an investigation resulted in the seizure of three firearms, heroin and a stolen motorcycle.

On May 31, the Durham Regional Police Gun and Gang Unit executed a search warrant at a residence on Ritson Road South in Oshawa. Three firearms, including two rifles and a loaded handgun, were seized as a along with a quantity of heroin and a stolen 2008 Suzuki motorcycle.

A 28-year-old man and a 40-year-old female, both of Ritson Road South in Oshawa face a combined 29 charges in relation to the weapons and stolen property. Both individuals were held for a bail hearing.

Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact the Gun and Gang Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5802. Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.