Update- Steinbach RCMP execute search warrant and seize numerous firearms

February 24, 2022
Steinbach, Manitoba

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Firearms seized

On February 10, 2022, at approximately 2:00 am, Steinbach RCMP responded to a shooting at a residence, in the RM of Ste. Anne. A 31-year-old male from the RM of Ste. Anne was shot by a female who fled the scene.

The victim was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Nadezda White, 27, from Steinbach was arrested and has been charged with Assault with a Weapon, Discharge Firearm with Intent, Careless Use of a Firearm and Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm. She remains in custody.

On February 16, 2022, Steinbach RCMP along with the General Investigation Section, and Police Dog Services, executed a search warrant at a residence in St. Labre, Manitoba, as part of the ongoing investigation.

Officers located and seized the handgun used in the shooting on February 10, along with several other firearms.

A 27-year-old male from St. Labre, was arrested and is facing charges of:

-Unauthorized Possession of a Restricted/Prohibited Firearm with Readily Accessible Ammunition x2
-Possession of a Prohibited Device knowing its Unauthorized
-Possession of a Restricted Firearm at an Unauthorized Place
-Firearms Storage Contrary to Regulations x2
-Possession of a Prohibited Firearm knowing its Unauthorized

He is scheduled to appear in court in Steinbach on May 19, 2022.

Steinbach RCMP continue to investigate.


Nadezda White has been arrested. The RCMP thanks the public and the media for their assistance.


On February 10, 2022, at approximately 2:00 am, Steinbach RCMP responded to a shooting at a residence, in the RM of Ste. Anne.

A 31-year-old male from the RM of Ste. Anne was shot by a female who fled the scene in an older, beige pick-up truck.

The victim was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers searched throughout the night and day, but have not located the suspect.

The suspect, Nadezda White, 27, from Steinbach is WANTED by police for Assault with a Weapon, Discharge Firearm with Intent, Careless Use of a Firearm and Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm.

Nadezda White may be in possession of a firearm. Please do not approach and call police if seen.

She is described as 5'2", 100 lbs with long black hair and brown eyes.

If you have information on her whereabouts please call Steinbach RCMP at 204-326-1234, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, or secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com

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Cpl. Julie Courchaine, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations
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