Medicine Hat pair faces gun charges


Medicine Hat Police have arrested two Hatters in connection with gun thefts. Police say they received a request from Consort RCMP regarding the theft that took place on July 25th and the suspects were thought to be in Medicine Hat. Investigators located and arrested the pair and after executing a search warrant on the home, seized 9 guns along with ammunition, rifle scopes and gun cases thought to be valued at about $15,000. 50 year old Brad Walls and 26 year old Bonnie Walls both face charges of break, enter and theft, possession of stole property and unsafe storage of firearms. The pair have been released on bail with strict conditions and both will appear in court in September to answer to the charges.