More targeted drug enforcement
Prince George, General Investigation Services
2020-10-08 07:33 PDT
File # 2020-36953
On the early morning hours of Wednesday October 7th, 2020, the Prince George RCMP’s Street Crew Unit with the assistance of the North District RCMP’s Emergency Response Team, executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant at a residence on Nation Crescent in Prince George.
Nine persons were located and arrested in the residence. The search found a significant amount of methamphetamine, drug trafficking paraphernalia, ammunition, and a modified rifle with the serial number removed.
A 23-year-old female, 31-year-old female and a 35-year-old male were released pending further investigation and charge assessment from the Federal Prosecution Service of Canada. A 26-year-old male was found to have an outstanding arrest warrant. He was provided with a new court date and released without consideration of additional charges. The remaining five adults were released without consideration of additional charges.
The investigation is continuing.
The Prince George RCMP is committed to aggressively targeting those responsible for causing harm through drug trafficking and its associated violence in our community. If you have any information about illegal drug activity in the Prince George area, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477 or online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest, seizure of illicit drugs or recovery of stolen property, you could be eligible for a cash reward.
Cpl. Craig DouglassCommunications NCO / Media Relations Officer
Prince George RCMP
455 Victoria Street, Prince George, BC, V2L 0B7
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