Red Deer RCMP seize large amount of drugs during investigation

February 17, 2021
Red Deer, Alberta

News release


Seized Contraband

Late last month, Red Deer RCMP's Crime Reduction Team were conducting an investigation of a stolen vehicle when they located an individual connected to the vehicle. During the investigation, a 38-year-old male of Red Deer was found to be in possession of a substantial amount of drugs.

  • After conducting a search, investigators located and seized:
  • 273 grams of methamphetamine
  • 20 grams of Fentanyl
  • 29 grams of Psilocybin
  • 103 grams of Cannabis Solid concentrate
  • 47 grams of Cocaine
  • 14 capsules of Hydromorphone
  • 20 capsules of Oxycodone
  • 131 capsules of Fentanyl Pills
  • The 38-year-old male faces nine charges, including:
  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking (x5)
  • Possession of an imitation weapon or weapon for dangerous purpose
  • Fail to comply with a resource order
  • Proceeds of crime
  • Unlawfully distributing cannabis

He has been remanded into custody and is scheduled to appear at Red Deer Provincial Court on Feb. 18, 2021.


Contact information

Media Relations
Red Deer RCMP

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