At 5:00 p.m. August 15, 2017, the Saskatoon Integrated Drug Enforcement Street Team (SIDEST) stopped a vehicle on Millar Avenue in Saskatoon. Drugs were seized: over 99 fentanyl pills, and quantities of marihuana and powdered cocaine. Two adult males were arrested.
Further investigation resulted in the arrest of a woman at an apartment in the 300 block of 5th Avenue north in Saskatoon. A large sum of cash, quantities of cocaine and marihuana and a number of cell phones were also seized.
A 24-year-old male, 30-year-old male and a 24-year-old woman from Quebec are facing multiple charges including possession for the purposes of trafficking cocaine.
SIDEST is an integrated unit that includes members of RCMP "F" Division and the Saskatoon Police Service.