Six firearms, $100,000 in cocaine and meth seized from Hamilton home

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Published July 11, 2023 at 2:19 pm

COURTESY HAMILTON POLICE SERVICE
COURTESY HAMILTON POLICE SERVICE

Six firearms and $100,000 in illicit drugs were seized from a residence on the Hamilton Mountain on Friday, which resulted in charges against two people.

Hamilton police said on July 7 an investigation led to them executing a search warrant at a home. They said they found “a large amount” of cocaine and methamphetamine, three shotguns, three rifles, over 580 rounds of ammunition and “a large quantity” of Canadian currency.

Joshua Weller, 38, was charged with six counts of unauthorized possession of a firearm, obtaining proceeds of crime under $5,000, and four counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking.

Danielle Waun, 38, was charged with six counts of unauthorized possession of a firearm, obtaining proceeds of crime under $5,000 and two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking.

Those with information about the case can share it anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit anonymous tips at www.crimestoppershamilton.com.

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