Cocaine bust

During the early morning hours of Jan. 7 Quesnel RCMP executed a search warrant pursuant on a residence located on Abbott Drive.

  • Jan. 11, 2012 2:00 p.m.

During the early morning hours of Jan. 7 Quesnel RCMP executed a search warrant on a residence located on Abbott Drive.

During the search, RCMP located a quantity of cocaine and drug paraphernalia as well as two prohibited weapons.

A 24-year-old female and a 31-year-old male were arrested and later released on court documents.

RCMP are proposing charges of possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking and possession of a prohibited weapon. They will appear in court at a later date.

If you have any information regarding illegal drug activity, call Quesnel RCMP Drug Section, 250-992-9211. Or, if you wish to remain anonymous, call Crimestoppers, 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).With Crimestoppers you do not need to provide your name and you are not required to testify in court.  Crimestoppers pays up to $2000 in cash rewards for information leading to an arrest and charge.