Seizure of Drugs by Okotoks RCMP Results in Two Arrests

Okotoks, Alberta – On August 15, 2017, Okotoks RCMP GIS/CRU with the assistance of uniformed members and RCMP Police Dog Services executed a search warrant at a Okotoks residence in close proximity to the RCMP Detachment.

As a result of the search warrant investigators seized just over an ounce of cocaine, 30 grams of marijuana and over $5000.00 of cash.

Two males were arrested inside the residence. Ricky Kwong age 42 and Phillip Kirby age 43 have each been charged with one count of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking, one count of possession of a controlled substance and one count of possession of proceeds of crime. Each individual has been released and are scheduled to appear at the Okotoks Provincial Court on October 6, 2017.

If anyone has information related to these occurrences or any others, please call Okotoks Detachment at (403) 938-4202 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Okotoks RCMP

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