February 22, 2021 Media Release

Firearm / Drugs – Arrest: C21-39162

On February 19, 2021, the Winnipeg Police Service Guns and Gang Unit observed a stolen vehicle in front of a business in the Southeast area of the city. 

The vehicle was being driven by a male, along with a female passenger. 

The driver immediately exited the vehicle and fled from police on foot, while the female remained inside the vehicle. 

After a brief foot chase, the male suspect was apprehended. Both individuals were placed under arrest.
 
A search upon arrest lead to the seizure of the following drugs and firearm:

•    A sawed-off shotgun and ammunition
•    Six grams of methamphetamine – (street value of $600)
•    $700 Canadian cash currency
•    Several mobile devices and drug scales
•    fraudulent identification documents

Lawrence Herve CHEVREFILS, 40, and Felisha Anna SPENCE, 32, of Winnipeg have been charged with numerous firearms, drugs and property-related offences. CHEVREFILS was also charged with two outstanding warrants. They have both been detained in custody.


Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Dani McKinnon, Public Information Officer
Constable Claude Chancy, Public Information Officer
Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

Office: 204-986-3061
E-mail: WPS-PIO@winnipeg.ca