Drugs and firearm seized by Kitimat RCMP after responding to a disturbance

Kitimat

2022-09-07 15:04 PDT

File # 2022-3117

September 2, 2022 just before 4:00am Kitimat RCMP were called to attended a disturbance in a residence near the Nechako area. Police officers attended and subsequently arrested a man for obstruction after ongoing refusal to speak with police. During the search incident to arrest, a large bag of suspected cocaine was located on the man. Officers also noted a quantity of drug packaging and paraphernalia in the residence and a search warrant was subsequently executed.

During the search more than two thousand dollars, a variety of different suspected drugs including Cocaine, Heroin, Fentantyl, Steroids and assorted pills were seized along with a shotgun and other items.

Photo of shotgun, canadian currency, cocaine, pills, scales and other drug paraphernalia

Thanks to diligent efforts and observations of the officer, we are pleased to have taken a quantity of drugs off our streets keeping our community safer said Staff Sergeant Morgan.

The investigation is ongoing at this time. To submit anonymous tips on drug activity in our area please visit crimestoppers.ca

Released by

Cst. Jenny Muckle
Media Relations Officer
Kitimat RCMP
888 Lahakas Blvd, Kitimat, B.C. V8C 2H9
Office: 250-632-7111
Cell: 778-818-0612

Email: jenny.muckle@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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