A 28-year-old man is facing several weapons charges after police got a call about a man pointing a gun at several people from inside a vehicle Saturday night.

Officers responded to the 2100 block of McPhillips Street at about 11 p.m. after reports of a man with a gun.

A police helicopter, the canine unit and dozens of tactical support team officers swarmed the area.

The suspect was tracked from the police helicopter, which led officers to the 600 block of Sheppard Street.

Several people into custody from that address.

Police seized a BB gun and a paintball pistol.

A Winnipeg man is facing several charges including pointing a fire arm, possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose and possession of a firearm.