RCMP Iqaluit Liquor Seizure

July 14, 2022
Iqaluit, Nunavut

News release


On July 12, 2022, the Iqaluit RCMP, acting on information of a liquor act offence, executed search warrants.

As a result, the RCMP seized 219 bottles of liquor and $5345 cash.

- 211 bottles of vodka;
- (4) four bottles of whiskey;
- (2) two bottles of liqueur; and
- (2) two bottles of scotch.

Christos Paulidis (78) has been charged with section 84 - unlawful sale of liquor and section 90 – unlawful possession of liquor under the Liquor Act. Paulidis is to appear in court on September 29, 2022.

The RCMP wish to encourage the communities to continue to report suspicious activity by contacting their home RCMP detachment or by calling Crime Stoppers at toll-free 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), submitting a secure web tip at www.nwtnutips.com or text 'NWTNUTIPS' plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).


Contact information

For more information, contact:
Sgt. Pauline Melanson
RCMP "V" Division Media
Iqaluit, Nunavut
Media phone: (867) 975-4421
Email: VDIV_MEDIA@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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