London police say three stolen firearms have been recovered from a Wharncliffe Road South home.

A search warrant was executed on Wednesday by London police and the RCMP.

Investigators seized a Remington .308 calibre semi-automatic rifle Model 742, a Browning 7mm bolt-action rifle and an Armimarocchi 20 gauge over under shotgun as well as two scopes.

The three guns had been reported stolen on Nov. 4 by a London resident.

As a result, Alexander William, 25, and Allan Dyck, 50, both of London have been charged with:

  • three counts of possessing firearm without a licence
  • three counts of possessing firearm obtained by crime
  • three counts of possessing firearm while prohibited

William is also charged with failing to comply with a probation order and failing to comply with undertaking.