Grande Prairie RCMP Lay Charges Following Search Warrant

May 13, 2019
Grande Prairie, Alberta

News release

On Friday May 10, 2019, at approximately 6 p.m., the Grande Prairie RCMP Crime Reduction Unit executed a search warrant at a residence located in the City of Grande Prairie, after linking a possible stolen vehicle to the residence. One individual has been charged, and the following items were seized and recovered as a result of the investigation:

  • Approximately 32 grams of methamphetamine
  • 10 fentanyl tablets
  • Approximately 1.5 grams of Fentanyl
  • Eight grams of Cocaine
  • Two license plates
  • A stolen vehicle
  • Two Firearms
  • Additional weapons

A 35-year-old male of Grande Prairie is facing the following charges:

  • Possession of property obtained by crime x 6
  • Unsafe storage of a firearm x 2
  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking x 3
  • Possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose
  • Obstruction of a peace officer
  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm/ammunition

He remains in custody and scheduled to appear at Grande Prairie provincial court on May 13, 2019.

Grande Prairie RCMP is committed to increasing community safety by using a crime reduction strategy that focuses on identifying repeat offenders, gathering intelligence, and conducting enforcement initiatives.

If you need to report a crime, please contact the Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-830-5700 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at or by using the "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.


Contact information

Cpl. Maria Ogden
Grande Prairie RCMP

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