The Regina Police Department said Alvin Carr, 21, faces 10 charges related to a shotgun being fired at another person.
Officers were called to the 700 block of Elphinstone Street on Sunday morning for a report of a firearms offence.
Police learned that a man entered a home and fired an air pistol at another man in the head, that the suspect was known for carrying a gun at all times and that he was wanted on pending warrants and was banned from owning or owning a gun.
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The Regina man was found in an apartment on Block 800 of Elphinstone Street and a search of the apartment resulted in the discovery of firearms, including a sawed-off 22 gauge, ammunition and other weapons.
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Officials said Carr is charged with intentionally firing an airgun, possessing a prohibited firearm with ammunition, possessing a prohibited firearm knowing her possession is unauthorized, three counts of possession of a weapon for a public peace endangering purpose, negligent use of firearm, two counts of possession of a firearm contrary to a prohibition order and possession of a weapon whose serial number has been tampered with.
Carr made his first appearance in a provincial court on Monday morning.
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