Athabasca, Alberta – On Jan. 10, 2023, Athabasca RCMP executed a search warrant at a residence in Athabasca. During the execution of that warrant, Athabasca RCMP located and seized approximately 38-pounds of illicit cannabis, and 170 cartons of unstamped tobacco products. Athabasca RCMP have arrested and charged a 48-year-old resident of Athabasca with several offences, including:
Distribution of illicit cannabis
Selling of tobacco products
Following the arrest, the individual was held for a short period before being released from police custody with several conditions. This matter will appear in Athabasca Provincial Court in the coming weeks.
Athabasca RCMP encourage the public to report any criminal or suspicious activity. Reports tell us where to look, who to look for, and where to patrol in the future. If you see a crime in progress, dial 911. If you wish to remain anonymous, 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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