Drug Investigation — Arrests: R20-5022: Winnipeg Police Service

Winnipeg, Manitoba – On January 31, 2020, the Organized Crime Unit executed two Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) search warrants. One at a single-family residence on Leisure Bay and the other at a storage locker on Lowson Crescent.

Winnipeg Police Service
Winnipeg Police Service

Before executing the warrant, an adult male was observed leaving the residence and was arrested a short time later in regards to the search warrant and for an outstanding Warrant of Apprehension, Suspension, and Recommitment to Custody of Statutory Release. He was found in possession of $630 cash, an ASP baton and a knife.

Upon searching the residence, officers located an adult female who was placed under arrest. A search of the residence led to the seizure of:

approximately $30,000.00 Canadian Currency

score sheets, scales and packaging material

3-rounds of .22 cal. Ammunition

1-ounce cocaine, street value $2000.00

½ ounce methamphetamine, street value $400.00

A search of the storage space led to the seizure of:

1 kilo of fentanyl, street value $400,000.00

1 kilo of methamphetamine, street value $100,000.00

20 ounces of powder cocaine, street value $40,000.00

Stephen Kenneth Johnston, a 37-year-old male of Winnipeg, has been charged with:

Poss of a Scheduled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking – cocaine X2

Poss of a Scheduled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking – methamphetamine X2

Poss of a Scheduled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking

Poss of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5000

Poss of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000

Poss of Firearm, Restricted/Prohibited Weapon or Ammunition Contrary to Prohibition Order X3

Poss of a Weapon X2

He was detained at the Winnipeg Remand Centre.

JENNIFER ASHLEY BERG, a 28-year-old female of Winnipeg, has been charged with:

Poss of a Scheduled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking – cocaine X2

Poss of a Scheduled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking – methamphetamine X2

Poss of a Scheduled Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking

Poss of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5000

Poss of Proceeds of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000

Fail to Comply with Condition of Release Order X4

Poss of Firearm, Restricted/Prohibited Weapon or Ammunition Contrary to Prohibition Order

She was detained at the Winnipeg Remand Centre.

Winnipeg Police Service



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