Man arrested with loaded firearm in Creston
On September 27, 2023, police were called to a disturbance at a residence in Creston.
Officers arrested the man, 19-year-old Zachary Muise, for allegedly breaching his conditions for being at the residence.
Officers located a loaded firearm on Muise when he was arrested. Muise was held in custody and is facing multiple charges.
“I am proud of our officers for getting a dangerous weapon off the street and bringing the accused into custody in a peaceful manner,” says Cst. Brett Urano Creston RCMP Media Relations Officer
“Creston can sleep better now, knowing that a firearm has been taken off our streets.”
RCMP said that 19-year-old Zachary Muise has been charged with the following:
- Fail to comply with release order Section 145 (5)(a) C.C.
- Possess prohibited or restricted firearm with ammunition Section 95(1) C.C.
- Unauthorized possession of a firearm Section 92(1) C.C.
- Possess a firearm with tampered serial number Section 108(1) C.C.
Zachary Muise appeared before a judge and was remanded in custody until his next court appearance.