Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section execute a search warrant

Fort McMurray, Alberta – On Dec. 13, 2018, the Wood Buffalo RCMP Drug Section executed a search warrant at an apartment building near Manning Avenue in Fort McMurray. The Drug Section was assisted by RCMP Police Dog Services (PDS), Crime Reduction Unit, Criminal Intelligence Unit and General Duty officers.

As a result of the search, RCMP seized 22 grams of suspected cocaine, 14 grams of an unknown substance and $3225 in Canadian currency.

An adult female and a youth are facing several charges.

Faduma Ali (36) of Fort McMurray, Alberta, was arrested and charged with:

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking
  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000

Her next court appearance will be in Fort McMurray Provincial Court on Feb. 26, 2019.

As a result of the search, RCMP seized 22 grams of suspected cocaine, 14 grams of an unknown substance and $3225 in Canadian currency.
As a result of the search, RCMP seized 22 grams of suspected cocaine, 14 grams of an unknown substance and $3225 in Canadian currency.

A 16-year-old who cannot be identified under the Youth Criminal Justice Act was arrested and charged with:

  • Possession for the purpose of trafficking
  • Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000

The court appearance will be in Fort McMurray Provincial Court on Feb. 19, 2019.

“We continue to apply Crime Reduction Strategies towards reducing the impact the drug trade has on our community,” says Staff Sergeant Keith Horwood, Acting Investigative Services Officer. “We will continue our policing efforts while working with partners in addressing crimes in our community.”

If anyone has information regarding this suspect, please contact the Wood Buffalo RCMP at 780-788-4040, or your local police. Alternatively, 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.”

File #20181701406

Wood Buffalo RCMP



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