Male Charged with Unauthorized Possession of a Prohibited Weapon


On December 9, 2019 officers with the Patrol Services Unit arrested 28 year old Tyson Palahnuk of Town Line Road for possession of a prohibited weapon.

Just before midnight on December 8, 2019 police were called to assist in the 700 block of Great Northern Road. Upon arrival officers conducted a search of the accused and found him to be in possession of a knife. An officer noticed the accused with a second knife and he refused to give the weapon to police, brandished it towards them and threw a chair in their direction.

He was arrested and charged with two counts of unauthorized possession of a prohibited weapon, two counts of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, two counts of possession of a weapon contrary to prohibition order, and three counts of assaulting a peace officer. He was held for bail court.