Valleyview RCMP investigates stolen property – search executed, five arrested

Valleyview, Alberta – On October 20, 2020, Valleyview RCMP executed a search warrant at a property located South of the town of Valleyview. As a result, five loaded firearms, 11 grams of Methamphetamine/Fentanyl and over $5,000 in stolen property were seized.

Scott Allan Gervais, 43-years-old, Russell Gene Knight, 30-years-old, Stephanie Catherine Payou, 32-years-old, and Keyva Griko, 25-years-old, have each been charged with Possession of Stolen Property Under $5,000, while Scott Gervais, Russell Knight and Stephanie Payou have been charged with possession of methamphetamine, unauthorized possession of a firearm, unsafe storage of a firearm, and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

Drugs and Firearms - RCMP
Drugs and Firearms – RCMP

They have all been released from custody and are scheduled to appear in Valleyview Provincial Court on December 17th, 2020.

Those that traffic in illicit drugs destroy lives, homes, and communities. The RCMP remains fully committed in building “safe communities” and enforcing laws to their fullest extent, in order to achieve this goal. Members of the public who suspect drug activity in their community are encouraged to contact their local RCMP detachment.

If you have information about this incident, please call the Valleyview RCMP at 780-524-3345 or call your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.”

Valleyview RCMP

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