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Numerous weapons charges laid following execution of search warrant

A Timmins resident is facing 15 weapons-related charges after police seized weapons and ammunition from a Timmins home.

On January 31, 2018, police officers from the Criminal Investigation and Drug Enforcement units, with assistance from patrol officers, executed a search warrant at a residence in Timmins.

As a result of the investigation & subsequent warrant, police seized a homemade Conductive Energy Weapon, as well as a firearm and ammunition. The accused was also bound by several orders, which prohibited him from possessing prohibited weapons and firearms.

Jeromy ROBINEAU, 42, of Timmins now faces charges of:

  • Possession of a firearm or ammunition contrary to a prohibition order (x8)
  • Assault with a weapon
  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • Unauthorized possession of a weapon
  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm
  • Fail to comply with probation order
  • Careless storage of a firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition (x2)

Robineau was held in custody pending a bail hearing scheduled for February 8, 2018 in the Ontario Court of Justice.