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Police stop leads to weapons seizures, arrests

On Sept. 1, 2022, the Fredericton Police Force’s Street and Drug Crime unit conducted a traffic stop on the city’s Northside which lead to the discovery of weapons and two arrests.

Matthew LeBlanc, aged 28 and Gina Carr, 39, both of Fredericton, were arrested on Sept. 1, 2022 and appeared in court on Sept. 2, 2022.

The two are charged with the following:

Matthew Leblanc:

  • Careless storage of firearm, s.86(3)(a)(i) CC
  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm, s.91(3)(a) CC
  • Unauthorized possession in motor vehicle, s.94(2)(a) CC
  • Possession of identity documents, 56.1(4)(a) CC
  • Unlawful possession of a credit card, 342 (1)(c)(i)

Gina Carr:

  • Careless storage of firearm, s.86(3)(a)(i) CC
  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm, s.91(3)(a) CC
  • Unauthorized possession in motor vehicle, s.94(2)(a) CC

Both were released on conditions and will be back in court in late September. 

File # 2022-20467

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