Leduc RCMP seize drugs and stolen property during traffic stop

At 8:35 p.m. on January 15, the Leduc RCMP assisted a Leduc County Peace Officer...

  • Jan. 16, 2017 12:00 p.m.

Submitted by Cpl. Sigmund Janke

Leduc RCMP Detachment

 

At 8:35 p.m. on January 15, the Leduc RCMP assisted a Leduc County Peace Officer with a traffic stop on Hwy 625 and Range Road 245. Through investigation during that traffic stop, the RCMP determined that the vehicle was stolen and the two occupants were arrested.

A significant quantity of methamphetamine, heroin and marijuana were discovered inside the car and subsequently seized by the RCMP. The stolen vehicle was recovered.

Charges are pending in this investigation, including possession of stolen property over $5,000, possession for the purpose of trafficking in controlled substances and obstruction of police.

Leduc RCMP and Leduc Community Peace Officers continue to work together to ensure safe homes and safe communities.