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Two people facing weapons and stolen property related offences

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Two people are facing charges after Lethbridge Police recovered weapons and stolen property during a search warrant late last week.

Members of the Downtown Policing Unit and Priority Crime Unit searched a home along the 1800 block of 5 avenue north last Friday, Oct.16.

They found several knives, machetes, axes, bear spray, and a replica handgun.

Stolen items linked to thefts from motor vehicles included more than a dozen electronic devices, purses, and a backpack containing more than $5,000 in high-end hunting gear.

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Total value of the stolen property is more than $15,000.

46 year old Jason Bertram and 38 year old Kristen Bertram are facing charges in relation to the bust.

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Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

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