Assault rifle and other weapons seized at Sask. border
American faces eight charges
Authorities say a U.S. man faces eight charges following the seizure of weapons and drugs at the border in
The Canada Border Services Agency says an AR-15 assault rifle, a handgun, other prohibited weapons and drugs were seized at the North Portal crossing south of Estevan last Tuesday.
Customs officers searching a vehicle also found a set of brass knuckles, a brass knuckle knife, four high-capacity magazines and 15 grams of what is believed to be marijuana.
Charges were laid against a man from Miami, Fl.
The 25-year-old was set to appear in Regina provincial court Monday.