Man charged, dozens of firearms seized after shots fired near Cold Lake
Mounties near Cold Lake seized more than 50 firearms. (RCMP)
Police in Cold Lake have confiscated more than 50 firearms and arrested a 29-year-old man after reports of gunshots prompted the evacuation of a residential area of Cold Lake on Sunday.
Christopher Starchuk, 29, is facing multiple weapons charges after turning himself into police on Monday.
Police say they received calls of a male causing a disturbance and found spent shell casings and live ammunition in the area.
Officers searched a Cold Lake residence and confiscated over dozens of guns, ammunition and prohibited weapons.
Starchuk is scheudled to appear in court on July 24.