Lethbridge man charged in connection with $95,000 drug seizure

Lethbridge, Alberta – Lethbridge Police have charged a 22-year-old man after $95,000 worth of methamphetamine, carfentanil and cocaine was seized from a west side home last week.

On September 6, 2019, following a short term investigation into drug trafficking activity, police conducted a targeted a traffic stop on a Dodge Caravan. A subsequent search of the vehicle resulted in officers seizing quantities of carfentanil and cocaine along with drug trafficking paraphernalia, $755 in cash and a pair of homemade brass knuckles. Following further investigation, police obtained and executed a search warrant at a home along Purdue Court and seized approximately 171 grams of methamphetamine, 185 grams of carfentanil, 107 grams of cocaine, a small quantity of psilocybin, counterfeit currency, stolen clothing and a 12 gauge shotgun.

Lethbridge Police Service
Lethbridge Police Service

Armande John Good Rider, 22, of Lethbridge, is charged with three counts of trafficking a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of a firearm, obtaining a firearm in the commission of an offence, possession of counterfeit currency, possession of stolen property and possession of the proceeds of crime

Good Rider is remanded in custody and scheduled to appear in court Sept. 12.

Lethbridge Police Service



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