Drug Offences-Male in custody


On November 1st at approximately 2:00 AM police conducted a traffic stop on a male in the 700 block of 8 ST SW. The male was determined to be out on judicial interim release conditions and was found to be in breach of some of his conditions. He was subsequently arrested for the breaches.

Further investigation into the traffic stop led police into a drug investigationn on the male. Through this portion of the investigation police located and seized:

-57.75 grams of methamphetamine (street value $6000)

-6.4 grams of 'crack' cocaine (street value $800)

-22.84 grams of marihuana (street value $220)

-1 gram of cannabis resin (street value $20)

-bear spray and a folding knife (in contravention of his release order not to possess weapons of any kind)

Justin YUHAS has been charged for the above noted offences and is in custody awaiting an upcoming bail hearing on these matters.

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S/Sgt Fraser