NEWS RELEASE · 30th August 2012
Dawson Creek RCMP
On August 28th, 2012, the Dawson Creek RCMP Drug Section executed a search warrant at a Dawson Creek residence resulting in the seizure of Crack Cocaine, Marihuana, Heroin, cash and a semi-automatic rifle.
As a result of multiple drug tips and the overwhelming support of the community regarding a suspected drug house situated in the city of Dawson Creek, the Municipal Drug Section initiated a drug investigation culminating in the execution of a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) Search warrant on August 28th, 2012.
A search of the residence revealed a quantity of Marihuana, Crack Cocaine, cash, and a semi-automatic rifle. Members also located a quantity of Heroin with an estimated street value of $12,000.
A 17 year old female and a 28 year old male, who had recently moved to Dawson Creek, were arrested leaving their residence without incident and have each been charged with a total of 9 drug and firearms related offences. Both the male and female were released from custody with strict court imposed conditions and are to appear in Dawson Creek Provincial Court on September 11th, 2012.
The Dawson Creek detachment would like to thank the community once again for their ongoing support. If anyone has information regarding a suspected drug house please contact the Dawson Creek RCMP at 250-784-3700 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).