Leduc RCMP arrest Leduc male for trafficking heroin

Warren Frederick Young, 43, also facing four counts of breaching a recognizance

A Leduc man is facing serious Criminal Code offences related to drug trafficking after an RCMP investigation.

According to a July 18 press release from Leduc RCMP spokesperson Cst. Bridget Morla, “On July 12, 2019 the Leduc RCMP drug unit conducted a drug investigation into the trafficking of heroin in Leduc.

“As a result of the investigation Warren Frederick Young a 43-year old resident of Leduc was arrested without incident with the assistance of the Edmonton Police Service and charged with the following Criminal Code offences:

• Trafficking in heroin

• Possession for the purpose of trafficking Heroin.

“Mr. Young was also charged with four counts of breaching a recognizance that he had previously been released on for unrelated charges.

“Mr. Young is currently in custody and his next court date is set for July 18, 2019 at the Leduc Provincial Court.”

Stu.salkeld@pipestoneflyer.ca

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