Loaded handgun found in Kitchener park: Waterloo police

Correction: This report originally stated that the gun was found in the Doon neighborhood of Kitchener, when it was actually found in Rosemount. We apologize for any confusion this may have caused.

Waterloo Regional Police say a loaded pistol was found under a tree in a park in the Rosemount neighborhood of Kitchener Thursday night.

Police say a local resident saw the gun under a tree in the park near Manchester Road just after 7 p.m. before officers arrived to find it.

They did not disclose where the gun came from, but said their drug and firearms unit is investigating the matter.

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The police ask anyone with information to call 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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