On June 14, 2021, Strathmore RCMP executed a search warrant at a rural property south of Langdon, Alta. In relation to an on-going cannabis production investigation.
A total of 544 illicit cannabis plants were seized as a result of the search. The plants are of significant value.
A 49-year-old male, an 82-year-old male and a 38-year-old male, are all from Calgary, have each been charged with the following:
- Possession for the Purpose of Distribution
- Cultivation of illicit cannabis in a place that is not their dwelling house
- Conspiracy to commit an indictable offence (x4 for each accused)
- Fraud over $5,000.
The 49-year-old male and the 82-year-old male are additionally charged with writing a false statement.
Drug operations pose significant safety concerns, and Strathmore RCMP are asking the public's assistance for any information in relation to any drug or other criminal activity. Please contact Strathmore RCMP at 403-934-3968 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.