RCMP traffic stop leads to seizure of illicit drugs in the RM of Reynolds, Manitoba; males from Edmonton and Winnipeg arrested

RM of Reynolds, Manitoba – On November 15, 2021, officers with the RCMP Traffic Services Roving Patrol unit conducted a traffic stop on a commercial semi-trailer on Highway 1, located near Highway 11, in the RM of Reynolds.

The traffic stop led to a search of the trailer, where officers located approximately 18.9 kilograms of Cathine, also known as “khat,” a Schedule IV substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.

The 21-year-old male driver, from Winnipeg, along with his 28-year-old male passenger, from Edmonton, were both arrested and later released for court scheduled February 28, 2022, in Winnipeg where they will face a charge of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking.

Officers located approximately 18.9 kilograms of Cathine, also known as "khat," a Schedule IV substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
Officers located approximately 18.9 kilograms of Cathine, also known as “khat,” a Schedule IV substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
Officers located approximately 18.9 kilograms of Cathine, also known as "khat," a Schedule IV substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
Officers located approximately 18.9 kilograms of Cathine, also known as “khat,” a Schedule IV substance under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.

Manitoba RCMP continue to investigate.

Manitoba RCMP



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