Male Charged After Selling Cocaine to Undercover Winnipeg Officer

Winnipeg, Manitoba – On February 11, 2018, and again on February 12, 2018, a suspect male sold crack cocaine to an undercover officer.

On February 12, 2018, police attempted to arrest the suspect male; however, he locked himself in his vehicle. Officers safely removed the accused and he was arrested and taken into custody.

Members of the Street Crimes Unit executed a search warrant in the 300 block of Colony Street and located an adult female inside. The following items were seized:

  • 2198 1/4 gram pieces of crack cocaine individually wrapped in tin foil. Street value of approx. $88,000
  • 1 ounce of powder cocaine. Street value of $2,000
  • $9500 cash in proceeds of crime
  • 4 grams of marihuana. Street value of $40
  • Scales and packaging materials
  • 2011 Land Rover LR2

Emmanuel UMARU, 22-years-old of Winnipeg has been charged with:

  • Possession of a Scheduled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking – Cocaine
  • Possession of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5,000
  • Traffic in Scheduled Substance-Cocaine X2

He was detained in custody.

A 20-year-old female was also arrested for

  • Possession of a Scheduled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking – Cocaine
  • Possession of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5,000

She was released on a Promise to Appear.

Drug – Arrests: R18-5784

Winnipeg Police Service


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