The illegal drugs and other items seized by the Kitimat RCMP at a residence, after they executed a search warrant following a two-week drug trafficking investigation. (Kitimat RCMP photo)

The illegal drugs and other items seized by the Kitimat RCMP at a residence, after they executed a search warrant following a two-week drug trafficking investigation. (Kitimat RCMP photo)

Kitimat RCMP seize several illegal substances in drug trafficking investigation

Money counter, imitation body armour, and machete also among seized items

Kitimat RCMP seized several hundred grams of various illegal substances at a Kitimat residence last Sunday (Jan. 10), after executing a search warrant following a two-week drug trafficking investigation.

Kitimat RCMP said in a media release that they seized a number of drugs while searching the residence, including 587 grams of suspected methamphetamine, 43 grams of suspected cocaine, and 68 grams of suspected heroin.

They also seized several items including a money counter, imitation body armour, and a machete.

Police said the file remains under investigation and no charges have been brought forward to Crown Counsel at this time.

They are also asking anyone who has any information about drug trafficking in Kitimat to call the Kitimat RCMP at 350-632-7111 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.



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