Codiac RCMP Seize Homemade Bombs, Weapons During Search

Multiple weapons seized and one person arrested after an investigation by Codiac RCMP on Thursday.

Police searched a home on Elmwood Drive on May 12 and seized nine unsecured firearms, including more than half a dozen homemade pipe bombs.

A 40-year-old Moncton man was arrested at the scene and is scheduled to appear before a judge on Oct. 12.

“Members took every precaution during the execution of the search warrant, including making sure we had the expertise on site to deal with any items found,” said S/Sgt. Mario Fortin of the Codiac RCMP.

“At no point during the operation was there a risk to the general public.”

An investigation is ongoing.

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