Police charge one man in connection to seizure of handgun, drugs - 1310 NEWS
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Police charge one man in connection to seizure of handgun, drugs

An Ottawa Police cruiser sits outside of an apartment on Range Rd., August 18, 2017. (Photo/ Mike Vlasveld 1310 NEWS)

OTTAWA – Police have arrested one man in connection to an assault over the weekend.

On Saturday, police responded to an area around the 500 block of St. Laurent Boulevard for reports of a man that had been assaulted inside of an apartment complex.

A victim was found suffering from minor injuries.

Police chased a suspect and seized a loaded nine millimetre handgun.

Khalifa Topey is facing several charges, including possession of a weapon and careless use of a firearm.

Police also seized 185 grams of marijuana from the apartment.

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