St. Paul RCMP arrest male on warrant, drugs and weapon seized from residence

St. Paul, Alberta – Intelligence gathering is a key pillar to crime reduction. Our members gather intelligence, utilize local knowledge and consider historical and current trends when assigning resources to target issues within our communities.

On March 17, 2018 while conducting an investigation at a business in St. Paul, members located an adult male, 24-year-old Brandon Cardinal who was wanted on an outstanding drug warrant from Edmonton Police Service. He was arrested and during a search police found individually packaged quantities of cocaine and money on his person. He was taken into custody and charged with several offences.

On March 18, 2018, police executed a search warrant at a residence in St. Paul and one additional person was charged. Police seized cocaine (55g), marihuana (83g), cannabis oil, psilocybin (magic mushrooms) (26g), prescription pills, money, drug paraphernalia, a firearm and ammunition.

Brandon Cardinal of St. Paul was charged with the following Criminal Code offences:

  • possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (x5)
  • unsafe storage of a firearm
  • unauthorized possession of a firearm
  • possession of a firearm knowing its possession is unauthorized
  • obstructing a peace officer
  • possession of property obtained by crime
  • possession of a controlled substance

Brandon Cardinal remains in police custody and will be appearing in St. Paul Provincial Court on March 22, 2018.

(RCMP)

Delores Cardinal, a 31-year-old from St. Paul was charged with the following Criminal Code offences:

  • possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (x3)
  • possession of a controlled substance
  • possession of property obtained by crime

She was released after a judicial hearing on a Recognizance and is set to appear in St. Paul Provincial Court on April 5, 2018.

As these matters are before the courts no further information is available.

St. Paul RCMP



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