Six Charged in Combined Services Drug Investigations: Regina Police Service

Regina, Saskatchewan – The Regina Police Service Drug Unit (RDU) in conjunction with the Saskatoon Integrated Intelligence Unit, the Saskatoon RCMP Federal Serious Organized Crime Unit and the Regina Integrated Crime Reduction Team (ICRT) completed an investigation into drug trafficking within the city of Regina and the Saskatoon area. The Regina Drug Unit completed enforcement in relation to the investigation in Regina on May 14, 2020. Illegal drugs, cash, and items commonly associated to drug trafficking were seized in the enforcement.

As a result of the investigation, 39 year-old Kurt Elliot MILLER of Biggar, SK, 41 year-old Michael Corrie BAUN of Regina, SK, 27 year-old Coleton Roald THOMPSON of Regina, SK, and 37 year-old Krista Lee BARTLETT of Regina, SK, were all charged in relation to the drug trafficking investigation.

The charges for each individual are as follows:

Kurt Elliot MILLER:

Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (cocaine) [5(2)CDSA];

Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (methamphetamine) [5(2)CDSA];

Possession of proceeds of crime under $5000 [355(B)CC];

Possession of a weapon dangerous to the public [88CC]; and

Breach of probation [733.1(1)CC].

Michael Corrie BAUN:

Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (fentanyl) [5(2)CDSA];

Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (cocaine) [5(2)CDSA];

Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (methamphetamine) [5(2)CDSA];

Possession of proceeds of crime under $5000 [355(B)CC]; and

Possession of weapons dangerous to the public [88CC].

Krista Lee BARTLETT:

Possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) [4(1)CDSA]; and

Possession of a controlled substance (fentanyl) [4(1)CDSA].

Coleton Roald THOMPSON:

Possession of a controlled substance (cocaine) [4(1)CDSA].

THOMPSON was a sentenced prisoner who was released in the community on a temporary release at the time of the offence. BAUN and BARTLETT were both released with a future court date while MILLER was remanded into custody facing additional charges in relation to offences in the Saskatoon/ Biggar area.

Two More Charged in Drug Enforcement

The Regina Police Service Drug Unit (RDU) in conjunction with the Saskatoon Integrated Intelligence Unit, the Saskatoon RCMP Federal Serious Organized Crime Unit and the Regina ICRT completed an investigation into drug trafficking within the Cities of Regina and the Saskatoon area. As indicated in an earlier release, the Regina Drug Unit completed enforcement in relation to the investigation in Regina on May 14, 2020. Continued enforcement by the ICRT on May 15, 2020, led to two more arrests and charges.

Twenty-six year-old Jordan HARKNESS-BROWN and 20 year-old Brooklynn SAINT, both of Regina, were arrested and charged. The charges for each individual are as follows:

Jordan HARKNESS-BROWN:

Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (fentanyl) [5(2)CDSA];

Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (methamphetamine) [5(2)CDSA];

Possession of proceeds of crime under $5000 [355(B)CC];

Possession of a prohibited weapon [91(2)CC], and

Breach of undertaking [145(4)(a)CC].

Brooklynn SAINT:

Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (fentanyl) [5(2)CDSA];

Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (methamphetamine) [5(2)CDSA];

Possession of proceeds of crime under $5000 [355(B)CC];

Possession of a prohibited weapon [91(2)CC]; and

Breach of probation [733.1(1)CC].

HARKNESS-BROWN was also found to have outstanding warrants from, Regina, Moose Jaw, Swift Current and Brandon, MB. Both individuals were remanded and held for court.

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