The Vice Unit was assisted by the Sarnia Police Emergency Response Team and the area was closed off between East and Russell Streets as a precautionary measure for the safety of the community.
Police said both suspects were arrested and charged with “numerous criminal code offences.”
Both will face charges of Careless Storage of a Firearm, Possession of a Firearm Without a Licence, Possession of a Weapon Dangerous to the Public Peace, Possession of a Prohibited Weapon, Possession of a Firearm Obtained by Crime, Possession of Marihuana, Possession of Methadone and the man faces an additional charge of Possession of a Firearm while Prohibited.
A .22 calibre rifle was seized during the raid along with a Canadian Military helmet and webbed vest both of which are being held pending further investigation.
The suspects were taken into custody and are being held until a bail can be determined.