OPP Make 3rd Arrest In Illegal Firearms Investigation

Wellington County OPP have now made a third arrest in an illegal firearms investigation.

On January 14th OPP officers with a search warrant entered a home on Fordwich Line in Howick Township and seized two  improperly stored rifles, along with a quantity of suspected marijuana.

At the time, a 43-year-old Howick Township man was charged.

Last week, a 49-year-old Harriston man was also arrested and charged in connection with the case.

The latest arrest came Monday when police arrested a 50-year-old Dundalk man on two counts of illegal transfer of a firearm and one count of unauthorized possession of a firearm.