Hinton, Alberta – Hinton RCMP have arrested a male and female on numerous drug and firearms offences following a search warrant in Hinton, Alta.
On Feb. 26, 2021, Hinton RCMP General Investigation Section along with the assistance of the Hinton RCMP executed a search warrant at a residence in the northeast area of Hinton, Alta.
Police seized what is believed to be 3.3 grams of cocaine, 20.9 grams of methamphetamine, numerous firearms and knives, as well as an undisclosed amount of Canada currency.
A 63-year old male and a 30-year-old female, both from Hinton, Alta. have been charged with;
· Possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking (x2)
· Possession of a prohibited weapon
· Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
· Careless storage of a firearm
· Unauthorized possession of a firearm
· Possession of stolen property
The male was also charged with possession of a firearm contrary to order.
Both were released on an undertaking and are scheduled to appear in Hinton Provincial Court on April 7, 2021.
If you have any information about drug activity in our community, please contact Hinton RCMP at 780-865-5544 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.
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