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GRANDE PRAIRE, A.B. — The Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team in Grande Prairie has arrested two people in Grande Prairie on a number of drug-related charges.
On Thursday September 28th, police executed search warrants at a home in Grande Prairie. In total, officers seized:
- 54 grams of cocaine;
- 10 grams of methamphetamine;
- 1.5 grams of heroin;
- two replica handguns;
- nearly $9,000 cash; and
- a large number of contraband cigarettes.
The value of the confiscated items totalled more than $15,000.
“Drug trafficking and related crimes have a considerable impact on public safety. This was a quick hit investigation by our ALERT team that will help keep Grande Prairie a safe community,” said Insp. Dave Dubnyk, ALERT’s officer in charge of regional teams.
42 year-old Andre Rozon and 26 year-old Rebecca Reilly were arrested. Rozon was charged with three counts of possession for the purposes of trafficking, one count of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, and one count of possession of the proceeds of crime. Reilly was charged with one count of possession of a controlled substance.
Members of the public who suspect drug or gang activity in their community can call local police, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
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