Three siblings are facing a slew of charges after police seized a cache of drugs and weapons from a Calgary home, including an assault rifle that was found in a child’s bedroom. Police initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle near 52 Street and Memorial Drive S.E. at about 12:20 p.m. on Thursday and took two people into custody.

A search warrant was then issued on a home in the 400 block of Marborough Way where a man was also taken into custody.

Police seized a number of items from the residence including:

  • $63,535 in Canadian currency
  • 177.1 grams of cocaine worth approximately $17,200
  • 122.2 grams of marijuana worth approximately $1,270
  • Three fentanyl pills
  • 705.8 grams of cutting agent
  • A loaded 9 mm handgun
  • A .22 caliber assault rifle with a loaded drum magazine holding several hundred rounds of ammunition, which was recovered from a child’s bedroom
  • A collapsible baton
  • Nine licence plates

Three siblings have now been charged in connection to the investigation.

Jawar Ali, 22, of Calgary, is charged with three counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking, two counts of improper storage of a firearm, two counts of unauthorized possession of a firearm, and one count each of possession of property obtained by crime, possession of a prohibited or restricted firearm with ammunition, possession of a firearm knowing the serial number has been altered or removed and possession of a weapon obtained by crime.

Hevi Ali, 26, of Calgary is charged with three counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking, two counts of improper storage of a firearm, two counts of unauthorized possession of a firearm, and one count each of possession of property obtained by crime, possession of a prohibited or restricted firearm with ammunition, possession of a firearm knowing the serial number has been altered or removed and possession of a weapon obtained by crime.

Lali Ali, 28, of Calgary is charged with possession of marijuana.

Police continue to investigate and say more charges are pending.