Meth and Fentanyl Dealer Arrested

$18,000 worth of methamphetamine and fentanyl have been taken off the streets after two Medicine Hat residents were arrested for drug related offences.

Following a short-term investigation, members of the Medicine Hat Police Service (MHPS) Organized Crime Section made the arrests on February 5, 2018, which led to the execution of a search warrant at a residence located in North East Medicine Hat.

A total of 150 grams of methamphetamine was seized, along with smaller quantities of heroin and fentanyl. In addition, investigators seized; bear spray, a replica handgun, several knives, and cash proceeds of crime.

Resulting from this investigation:

Daniel Kronebusch, a 22-year-old male, has been charged with possession for the purpose of drug trafficking (x 3), possession of proceeds of crime, and possession of weapons dangerous to the public

Bethany Elizabeth Fitz-Simon, a 22 year-old female, has been charged with one count of possession of methamphetamine.

Members of the public who suspect drug or gang activity in their neighborhood can report to police by calling the MHPS Drug Tip line at 403-502-8909 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Media Contact:

Staff Sgt. Cory Both
Organized Crime Section
Medicine Hat Police Service
Ph: 403-529-8448