Three Hills RCMP, while actively engaged in a criminal investigation, located a male asleep in the backyard of a residence in Three Hills on Sat. July 24, 2021, at approximately 2:30 a.m.
The male was holding a can of bear spray and an unlit road flare.
He was arrested without incident for being in possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.
Police searched a bag being carried by the male incidental to his arrest. Police located seven grams of crystal methamphetamine, opioids, a baton, a Glock 4.5 mm BB pistol, and a 9mm starter revolver.
Jayce Henderson, 27, from Three Hills, was charged with the following offences: Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose x4, Carry a concealed weapon and Possession of a controlled substance x2.
Henderson was remanded into custody following the completion of a Judicial Interim Release Hearing.