Edmonton Police seize more than $17,000 in drugs and $14,000 in cash; Landlord alerts police of suspicious activity in suite

Edmonton, Alberta – The Edmonton Police Service Downtown Division arrested a male in relation to a search warrant that was conducted on a residential suite after a landlord alerted the police of suspicious activity.

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On Thursday, Apr. 6, 2017, police executed a search warrant around 2:30 p.m. in the area of 97 Avenue and 106 Street. While police were at the suite, the resident returned and was arrested. In total, more than $17,000 worth of drugs and $14,000 in cash was seized.

The suspect had drugs, cash and cell phones in his possession at the time of the arrest which included:

6.7 g of crack cocaine with an approximate street value of $677.
1.4g of hydrochloride cocaine with an approximate street value of $142.
0.35g of heroin with an approximate street value of $400.
$745 in Canadian currency.
Four cell phones.

The search of the residence yielded more drugs and cash including:

42g of methamphetamine with an approximate street value of $4,220.
43g of crack cocaine with an approximate street value of $4,306.
24g of hydrochloride cocaine with an approximate street value of $2,422.
13g of heroin with an approximate street value of $5,504.
$14,080 in Canadian currency.

Jascaron Dusnage, 27, was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking (x5) and proceeds of crime (x2).

Edmonton Police Service
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