Flin Flon RCMP seize drugs, weapons and cash after vehicle speeds past traffic stop

Flin Flon, Manitoba – On September 29, 2019, at 10:30 pm, RCMP were stopped on Highway 10, 15 km south of Flin Flon, with emergency lights activated. Officers were on the side of the road conducting an investigation when a pickup truck travelling on Highway 10 failed to slow down and passed the officers at a high rate of speed.

Officers immediately returned to their police vehicles and initiated a traffic stop with the passing vehicle.

A subsequent search and investigation led police to obtain search warrants for the vehicle and residences in Schist Lake and Flin Flon. As a result, officers seized approximately 27 grams of cocaine, 6 grams of psilocybin, 1 gram of crack cocaine, 10 rifles, ammunition, other weapons, and a large sum of cash

The driver, 55-year-old, Paul McIntyre, of Schist Lake, has been charged with:

Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle

Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking

Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose x 2

Failure to Comply with Undertaking x 4

Possession of a Controlled Substance

Possession of Property Obtained by Crime

He was also issued several tickets under the Highway Traffic Act.

Flin Flon RCMP seize drugs
Flin Flon RCMP seize drugs and firearms. (RCMP)

The passenger of the vehicle, 51-year-old, Margaret Chisolm, of Flin Flon, has been charged with:

Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking and Possession of Property Obtained by Crime

RCMP continue to investigate.

Flin Flon RCMP

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