A pair of suspects from Regina faced firearms and drug charges, during a court appearance today.

As a result of a traffic stop yesterday on Hwy. 17 in Dryden, police seized a gun and ammunition along with an ounce of methamphetamine and an ounce of heroin.

Aban Galin, 44, of Regina has been charged with the following offences:

  •  Careless storage of a firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition contrary to Section 86(1) of the Criminal Code.
  •  Unauthorized possession of a prohibited or restricted firearm contrary to Section 91(1) of the Criminal Code.
  •  Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm contrary to Section 92(1) of the Criminal Code.
  •  Occupant of Motor Vehicle knowing there was a Firearm contrary to Section 94 of the Criminal Cod
  •  Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose contrary to Section 88 of the Criminal Code
  •  Possession of a Prohibited or Restricted Firearm/ammunition contrary to Section 95 (b) of the Criminal Code.
  •  Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of Trafficking - Other Drug contrary to Section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act
  •  Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of Trafficking - Heroin contrary to Section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act.     

Jasmine Somers, 24, of Regina has been charged with the following offences:

  • Careless storage of a firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition contrary to Section 86(1) of the Criminal Code.
  • Unauthorized possession of a prohibited or restricted firearm contrary to Section 91(1) of the Criminal Code.
  • Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose contrary to Section 88 of the Criminal Code.
  • Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of Trafficking - Other Drug contrary to Section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act.
  • Possession of a Schedule I substance for the purpose of Trafficking - Heroin contrary to Section 5(2) of the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act.      

Both accused appeared at the Ontario Court of Justice earlier today.

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