A 19-year-old Regina man is facing a total of 18 charges stemming from an incident Wednesday night involving a stolen vehicle and the recovery of firearms and a machete.
Plainclothes officers spotted the stolen vehicle around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday evening, when it stopped at a service station police took the driver in custody.
The passenger then got in the vehicle and drove away, however officers located the vehicle abandoned a short time later.
A sawed-off shotgun and .22 calibre rifle along with ammunition and a machete were all found inside the vehicle.
The man arrested at the service station made his first court appearance on Thursday.