St. Albert RCMP Crime Reduction Unit execute search warrant

June 22, 2021
St. Albert, Alberta

News release


Seized Contraband

The St. Albert RCMP Crime Reduction Unit (CRU) has been monitoring a federal parolee residing in St. Albert since Oct. of 2020. The parolee was on statutory release for a drug trafficking conviction. St. Albert CRU learned that the parolee began selling illegal drugs again, which lead to a new investigation.

On June 17, 2021, St. Albert CRU with the assistance of St. Albert Drug Unit and St. Albert Traffic Services executed a Controlled Drugs and Substance search warrant at an apartment in St. Albert. During the search, police located and seized the following items:

  • Approximately 381 grams of methamphetamine
  • Approximately 284 grams of cocaine
  • Approximately 65 grams of fentanyl
  • Approximately 1.5 l of GHB.
  • Approximately 1.72 kilograms of a buffing agent
  • A loaded stolen sawed off shotgun
  • A loaded Kel Tec 9mm folding carbine

The approximate street value of the drugs seized was substantial.

As a result of the investigation and search, a 41-year-old male of St. Albert was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Possession of Controlled Substance for Purpose of Trafficking
  • Numerous Weapon Offences

The 41-year-old male's parole has been suspended, and he was remanded into custody, and his next court appearance is June 28, 2021. in St. Albert for his new charges.


Contact information

Alberta RCMP Media Relations

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