Regina Male Facing Drug Charges

Regina, Saskatchewan – A 26 year-old Regina male is facing six new criminal and drug charges as the result of police investigation carried out on Sunday, August 20, 2017.

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On Sunday, August 20th, police became involved in the search for an individual known to be the subject of a number of warrants for arrest. The suspect individual was observed driving a red Pontiac Grand Am. At approximately 4:00 p.m., plain clothes police officers arrested him without incident when he exited his vehicle in the 700 block of Pasqua Street. During the search of the suspect, police found a substance confirmed to be methamphetamine. The vehicle was seized as part of the drug investigation and the subsequent search of the vehicle found a larger quantity of methamphetamine, cash, pellet guns, and paraphernalia associated with drug trafficking (cell phones, baggies). The male was charged and held for court.

Twenty-six year-old Nicholas Gregory KERNAZ, DOB: 1991-07-24, of Regina, is charged with:

  • 2 x Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5,000, s. 355(b) CC;
  • Possession of a Scheduled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking (Methamphetamine), s. 5(2) CDSA;
  • Possession of Firearms and Ammunition while prohibited from doing so, s. 117.01(1) CC;
  • Breach of Undertaking, s. 145(3) CC; and
  • Breach of Recognizance, s. 145(3) CC.

KERNAZ made his first court appearance on the new charges in Provincial Court at 9:30 a.m., Monday, August 21, 2017.

Regina Police Service


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