Lethbridge man arrested after “high risk” incident
Close-up. Arrested man handcuffed hands at the back
LETHBRIDGE, AB – The search of a north side home Friday turned up weapons and drugs, resulting in the arrest of one person.
Lethbridge Police went to the home on 18th Avenue North and seized several weapons including a machete, large knives and two, replica handguns, as well as a quantity of oxycodone.
Based on information received regarding the weapons in the home, the Lethbridge Police Service Tactical Team was called in to ensure the safety of the public and officers.
46 year old Marty Franzen of Lethbridge, has been charged with four counts of failing to comply with a release order and one count of possession of a controlled substance.
He remains in custody while awaiting a Judicial Interim Release hearing.