Arrest made in Hein Road raid

The 29-year-old Kelowna man remains in police custody expected to appear in Court on Monday.

  • May. 7, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Various units of the Kelowna RCMP converged on a Hein Road residence to execute a search warrant Friday night and took into custody a 29-year-old Kelowna man.

On May 6, 2016 the Kelowna RCMPprolific offender suppression team, along with the support the detachment’s general duty section, street enforcement team and the emergency response team converged on a residence in the 400 block of Hein Road.

“RCMP executed a warrant on the property which yielded the seizure of a prohibited firearm and ammunition,” said Const. Jesse O’Donaghey, in a press release.

The investigation is ongoing. Contrary to reports in the media, there were no coroner at the scene.

The 29-year-old Kelowna man remains in police custody expected to appear in Court on Monday.

 

Just Posted

Flicked cigarette butt sparks small fire

The cigarette would have added fuel to the fire if it wasn’t for good samaritans

Okanagan Mountain Park wildfire grows to 340 hectares

BC Wildfire is on scene of what is being called the Good Creek blaze

Highway 97 closed again due to wildfire

Highway 97 between Peachland and Summerland is being shut down due to wildfires

Update: Wildfire near Peachland doubles in size to 1,000 hectares

Peachland - Evacuation orders have been issued for Brent Road and Highway 97 South properties

Update: Wildfire near Peachland doubles in size to 1,000 hectares

Peachland - Evacuation orders have been issued for Brent Road and Highway 97 South properties

BC Games: Opening Ceremony from Laketown Ranch

Hundreds of athletes and thousands of volunteers, coaches, parents and officials

On the street: Kelowna reacts to 2018 wildfires

BC Wildfire is working with local departments to battle multiple blazes near Kelowna.

World’s translators push back on forcing Trump interpreter to testify

Democrats had asked translator to testify about Trump’s lengthy conversation with Putin in Helsinki

No decision on B.C. school stabbing suspect’s mental fitness for trial

The BC Review Board could not determine whether Gabriel Klein, 21, is fit to stand trial

Update: Size of large fire near Keremeos unknown

Two significant fires are burning in the Lower Similkameen, smoke can be seen as far away as Osoyoos

Penticton bans open burning

Temporary fire ban takes effect noon Friday

Man shot dead in Oliver home

RCMP major crime unit investigating after 58-year-old man was shot and killed

Syrian refugees fear for lives at home

Former head of Salmon Arm Refugee Coalition says Canada should be doing more

Most Read