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2 charged after firearms complaint in North Battleford, Sask.

North Battleford RCMP lay numerous charges against 2 men after firearms complaint. File / Global News

Two men are facing numerous charges after a firearms complaint in North Battleford, Sask., over the weekend.

North Battleford RCMP were called to a home in the 2000-block of 101st Street on Saturday morning.

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An unknown number of people were believed to be inside the home.

Just before 1 p.m. CT, two men were taken into custody by police and a search of the home turned up a long barreled firearm.

Darby Johnson, 18, and Marty Moccasin, 23, are each facing eight charges including pointing a firearm, possession of a prohibited weapon and possession of a weapon while prohibited.

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The two North Battleford men were scheduled to appear in court Monday morning on the charges.

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RCMP officials said there was no immediate threat to the public as the situation was contained and no injuries were reported.

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