RCMP

  • Jan. 9, 2013 10:00 a.m.

Pipestone Flyer

 

On January 3rd, 2013, members of the Thorsby/Breton RCMP Detachment executed a search warrant on a rural property near Warburg in Leduc County.  Members located a cannabis marihuana grow operation in an outbuilding on the property as well as a quantity of cannabis marihuana. The grow operation was dismantled and a 56 year old male was arrested and is facing a total of five charges.  Including: Production of a Controlled Substance, Possession of a Controlled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking, Trafficking a Controlled Substance, Possession of the Proceeds of Crime under $5000, as well as Possession of a Prohibited Weapon.  Street value of the seized cannabis marihuana, cannabis marihuana plants, and growing equipment is estimated to be approximately $48,000.

     If you know who is responsible for this crime or any other crime, please contact the Thorsby RCMP at (780) 789-3950 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or online at TipSubmit.com.  If your tip leads to an arrest, you may qualify for a reward of up to $2000.  Tips provided by the Telephone or the Internet are anonymous and secure.

Just Posted

City of Wetaskiwin saves nearly $1M, restructures staff

‘Streamlining’ results in 10 positions eliminated at City of Wetaskiwin

PHOTOS: Alberta male team takes silver in Winter Games relay speed skating

Alberta was close behind Quebec in the team relay speed skating finals

Alberta was crowned champions in Wheelchair Basketball at Canada Winter Games

Ontario won silver while Quebec took home the bronze medal

Maskwacis RCMP seek three in home invasion case

Maskwacis RCMP investigate home invasion

Rezoning for farmyard defeated by county Dec. 6

County of Wetaskiwin council votes 3-4 against rezoning

National Energy Board approves Trans Mountain pipeline again

Next step includes cabinet voting on the controversial expansion

People gather for funeral of seven children killed in fast-moving Halifax fire

Traditional portion of the service will be followed by words from community members

WATCH: Pet therapy brings calmness to Winter Games athletes

Canada Winter Games in Red Deer continue on until March 2nd

R. Kelly charged with 10 counts of sexual abuse

R&B star has been accused of sexual misconduct involving women and underage girls for years

Child advocacy centre raising funds through Dream Home Lottery

The child advocacy centre in Red Deer uses its resources to help kids all over Central Alberta

Trudeau tells Canadians to listen to clerk in SNC-Lavalin matter

Privy Council clerk Michael Wernick delivered a blunt assessment at the House of Commons justice

Mueller report looming, new attorney general in hot seat

Robert Mueller is required to produce a confidential report to pursue or decline prosecutions

B.C. woman shares story of abuse with church officials ahead of Vatican summit

Leona Huggins was the only Canadian in the gathering ahead of a historic summit at the Vatican

Sylvan Lake’s Megan Cressey misses Freestyle Skiing Big Air podium

Alberta’s Jake Sandstorm captured silver in the men Freestyle Skiing Big Air contest

Most Read