Grande Prairie, Alberta – On Friday January 4, 2019 the Grande Prairie Municipal Drug Unit conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle. During the traffic stop, the vehicle driver rammed and damaged two police vehicles. There were no injuries to police or to members of the public. The vehicle driver was found in possession of individually packaged drugs as well as Canadian currency.
The following items were seized as a result of the investigation;
- Approximately 31 pieces of individually packaged fentanyl
- Approximately 17 pieces of individually packaged crack cocaine
- $1000 in Canadian currency
Paul Michael Wilson (33) is facing the following charges;
- possession for the purpose of trafficking x 2
- possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose x 2
- possession of property obtained by crime
- mischief over $5,000 x 2
Wilson is scheduled to appear at Grande Prairie Provincial Court on January 9, 2019.
Grande Prairie RCMP encourage the public to continue to be our eyes and ears within the community and would like to extend our thanks for continued assistance. If you need to report a crime, or notice anything suspicious in your neighbourhood, please call the Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-830-5701 or call your local police detachment. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.
Grande Prairie RCMP
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