Olds, Alberta – Olds RCMP received information of suspicious activity near the Olds High School at the Swimming Pool parking lot. A vehicle was located in the swimming pool parking lot and a traffic stop was initiated. During the traffic stop, a small amount of drugs was observed in the vehicle and the lone female driver was arrested. Further investigation resulted in the arrest of a second adult female for drug offences and a search warrant being executed at a residence in Olds. Marihuana, cash and paraphernalia were seized during the search warrant.
Kelly Niemeyer (37 yrs) and Amber Niemeyer (32 yrs) both from Olds are facing charges of Trafficking Marihuana and a single count of Possession of Proceeds of Crime under the Criminal Code.
Kelly Niemeyer is also charged with Possession of Marihuana for the Purpose of Trafficking.
Amber Niemeyer is also charged with Possession of Marihuana under 30 grams.
Olds RCMP are encouraging the public that if they observe suspicious activity or have any information relating to the trafficking of drugs or any other criminal offence, to please call the Olds Detachment at 403-556-3324 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers www.crimestoppers.ab.ca for instructions).